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Response to arely staircase (Original post)

Mon Nov 4, 2013, 06:30 PM

1. Yeah

The US (and my own UK) is weird about bisexuality. Increasingly, people are accepting of you being gay but bisexuality freaks people out. When I decided to be open to my father's family about my sexuality, one of the things he said was that my sexual tastes might settle down in time (I was 27 at the time). Gotta say, it also doesn't help when we have some publically gay people denying that bisexuality exists (I think it was Dan Savage) or when historic figures who were bisexual (such as Oscar Wilde, Alexander teh Great or most of teh Roman Emperorors) are retroactively declared to be gay.

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