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Sat Nov 17, 2012, 06:03 PM

37. No.

I am using the analogy that your R-dar is as faulty as your gaydar.

There are many gays who are not "out" or are quiet about their gayness. You do not know those people are gay. Some of them are your friends (assuming you have lots of friends, as you most probably do) and you do not know they are gay. Which is fine.

The big point is that prejudging people by their self-identification is prejudice and bigotry. It doesn't matter whether a person is gay or not; but when somebody rejects a person merely because they say they are gay, that is prejudice and bigotry. In the same way, when somebody rejects a person merely because they say they are Republican, that is prejudice and bigotry.

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