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babylonsister Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-15-09 12:23 AM
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11. If he's a good actor, and sexy, I couldn't care less about 'his'
sexuality. I can be attracted to a gay actor or actress. It's like life. I can be attracted to a person, regardless of their sexual preferences.

Generally I don't care. More power to everyone.
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  -DU straight women only please -- xchrom  Jul-15-09 12:11 AM   #0 
  - rock hudson. n/t  seabeyond   Jul-15-09 12:14 AM   #1 
  - according -- 'some' -- he is disqualified. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:15 AM   #2 
     - Why would he be disqualified.  merh   Jul-15-09 12:37 AM   #33 
        - because A} he wasn't out at the apex of his career --  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:44 AM   #39 
           - but I know him as a gay and still consider his characters in movies  merh   Jul-15-09 12:57 AM   #59 
              - hey -- i'm with you -- but trust me this didn't come  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:01 AM   #64 
                 - i guess the point is, watching his movies now, knowing he is gay, are we able to not see  seabeyond   Jul-15-09 01:04 AM   #67 
                    - oh horse shit -- if brad pitt was gay -- he would STILL get top dollar. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:13 AM   #73 
                       - probably  seabeyond   Jul-15-09 01:16 AM   #74 
  - It's all fantasy, isn't it?  Horse with no Name   Jul-15-09 12:16 AM   #3 
  - if you read this thread you'll see what i mean and why i ask --  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:20 AM   #5 
  - That's not why I go to movies  REP   Jul-15-09 12:20 AM   #4 
  - i can appreciate that. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:22 AM   #7 
  - hey, i enjoyed "Cocktail" at the time...  musette_sf   Jul-15-09 12:21 AM   #6 
  - oh! -- now THAT'S interesting. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:23 AM   #10 
  - I'm fine with that. Where I have problems getting lost in the role  noamnety   Jul-15-09 12:23 AM   #8 
  - One of the most masculine, handsomest men I've ever met  EFerrari   Jul-15-09 12:34 AM   #27 
  - oh! -- DO tell!  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:38 AM   #35 
     - Are you kidding! He's MINE!  EFerrari   Jul-15-09 12:42 AM   #37 
        - ...  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:46 AM   #41 
           - I'm telling you, this man was seriously hot.  EFerrari   Jul-15-09 12:53 AM   #49 
              - oh honey -- me and PINE trees have a lot in common. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:02 AM   #66 
                 - My thing in school was the Shakespearean stage and you know  EFerrari   Jul-15-09 01:20 AM   #80 
  - James Woods?  Greyhound   Jul-15-09 12:54 AM   #52 
  - tom jones?!?! -- spare me -- i don't want to know --  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:05 AM   #68 
  - Not gay. A totally cruel asshole to the women that made his career.  Greyhound   Jul-15-09 01:26 AM   #82 
     - no -- i knew he was a jerk to women.  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:42 AM   #91 
  - I don't know much about him  noamnety   Jul-15-09 01:19 AM   #79 
  - I thought James Woods was a republican.  Quantess   Jul-15-09 01:50 AM   #95 
  - Oh god yes.  juno jones   Jul-15-09 02:33 AM   #105 
  - would not care one whit if he is gay  Skittles   Jul-15-09 12:23 AM   #9 
  - would you marry me? -- be the queerest marriage ever and they'd have to write whole new laws. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:24 AM   #13 
     - I had a hard time visiting San Francisco  Skittles   Jul-15-09 12:55 AM   #53 
        - oh - my god!  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:19 AM   #78 
  - If he's a good actor, and sexy, I couldn't care less about 'his'  babylonsister   Jul-15-09 12:23 AM   #11 
  - Exactly.  Jennicut   Jul-15-09 12:27 AM   #16 
     - Ha! No joke. That man was so HOT! And I couldn't have cared less  babylonsister   Jul-15-09 12:51 AM   #46 
        - My husband was jealous.  Jennicut   Jul-15-09 12:56 AM   #55 
           - Sure, blame it on your kids.  babylonsister   Jul-15-09 01:27 AM   #83 
              - LOL. It started that way but now we have to watch it more then they do.  Jennicut   Jul-15-09 01:46 AM   #92 
              - Haha! And ugh.  babylonsister   Jul-15-09 01:49 AM   #93 
                 - LOL. We watch a lot of Nickelodeon, what can I say? Its better then the Disney Channel.  Jennicut   Jul-15-09 01:56 AM   #97 
              - I loved him also, and I'm much older than you. NT (That stands for not telling)  juajen   Jul-15-09 02:59 AM   #107 
  - If I can believe a straight guy playing a gay guy  XemaSab   Jul-15-09 12:24 AM   # 
  - they're not gonna show up here -- but i think a good guess could be made. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:26 AM   #14 
  - Wow. Someone did vote NO.  Control-Z   Jul-15-09 12:30 AM   #21 
  - it does make one wonder. because MY GUESS is that it would be a woman  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:33 AM   #26 
  - Daniel Day-Lewis in "My Beautiful Laundrette" just came to mind...  WorseBeforeBetter   Jul-15-09 12:32 AM   #25 
     - FABulous movie. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:34 AM   #28 
  - It so doesn't matter.  Control-Z   Jul-15-09 12:24 AM   #12 
  - and it's the 'sexy' part that i think really matters --  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:28 AM   #18 
  - I went to see Pirates of the Caribbean a few times alone...  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 01:06 AM   #69 
  - Actors act and they are good at it. Straight actors play gay people and vice versa.  Jennicut   Jul-15-09 12:26 AM   #15 
  - that what i think! nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:29 AM   #20 
  - what?  robinlynne   Jul-15-09 12:27 AM   #17 
  - what don't you understand? nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:31 AM   #23 
     - fantasies are fantasies. Are you asking if we fantasize about a gay man in the same way as about a  robinlynne   Jul-15-09 12:34 AM   #29 
        - i've been paying actors paychecks for YEARS -- i think much the same.  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:37 AM   #32 
  - Having worked in theatre before, I find this question...somewhat ironic.  Lilith Velkor   Jul-15-09 12:29 AM   #19 
  - yeah -- i know what you mean -- i was a professional actor in a former life --  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:30 AM   #22 
  - I know a lot more bi and gay actors than straight actors.  EFerrari   Jul-15-09 12:31 AM   #24 
  - if he can act + the other stuff  Kali   Jul-15-09 12:35 AM   #30 
  - I love, love, love John Barrowman in "Torchwood"  Love Bug   Jul-15-09 12:35 AM   #31 
  - now THAT'S what i'm talkin about. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:40 AM   #36 
  - Neil Patrick Harris  Zort   Jul-15-09 12:37 AM   #34 
  - Interesting question.  Hello_Kitty   Jul-15-09 12:43 AM   #38 
  - if sexy lesbians are the standard -- aren't we all  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:49 AM   #42 
     - Hehe!  Hello_Kitty   Jul-15-09 12:56 AM   #56 
  - Like you have a shot  trixie   Jul-15-09 12:45 AM   #40 
  - That's what I was getting at.  Hello_Kitty   Jul-15-09 12:51 AM   #44 
  - ? -- i'm not sure you understand this.  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:51 AM   #45 
  - sex appeal is sex appeal regardless of anything else EXCEPT  orleans   Jul-15-09 12:49 AM   #43 
  - ...  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:52 AM   #48 
  - Clint Eastwood  deek   Jul-15-09 01:31 AM   #84 
  - An actor's orientation doesn't bother me.  Feron   Jul-15-09 12:51 AM   #47 
  - see?!? -- i think thare are alot of you out there.  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:54 AM   #51 
     - Of course there are...  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 01:02 AM   #65 
        - maybe not so much --  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:11 AM   #70 
           - The dudes that make movies....  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 01:16 AM   #76 
              - well -- i'm not straight -- i'll let you be the expert. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:40 AM   #89 
                 - Eye rolling...?  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 02:21 AM   #102 
  - Rupert Everett nt  Lorien   Jul-15-09 12:53 AM   #50 
  - oh yes -- oh my -- however he is used as an example  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:57 AM   #57 
  - I voted to suspend disbelief there's really no other option...  bridgit   Jul-15-09 12:56 AM   #54 
  - oh. dear. lord. god.  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:58 AM   #60 
  - movies are suspending belief  handmade34   Jul-15-09 12:57 AM   #58 
  - god i hope so -- i pay them money for that. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 12:59 AM   #63 
  - I'm watching a movie not his private bedroom tapes. Pass the popcorn and the smelling salts  Maru Kitteh   Jul-15-09 12:58 AM   #61 
  - get the smelling salts out -- i'm coming to your house. nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:12 AM   #71 
  - Perhaps consider polling the group...  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 12:59 AM   #62 
  - That's a great, great point.  EFerrari   Jul-15-09 01:13 AM   #72 
  - It's all about the dudes...  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 01:33 AM   #85 
     - Thank you!  Hello_Kitty   Jul-15-09 01:40 AM   #90 
        - Only men age in Hollywood.  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 02:02 AM   #99 
  - straight men -- are going to go to the movies their women want them to go to --  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:16 AM   #75 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-15-09 01:22 AM   #81 
        - then if you didn't put the one and only vote that you wouldn't go see a  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:35 AM   #86 
        - Huh?  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 01:50 AM   #94 
           - well -- i didn't comeup with this idea on my own --  xchrom   Jul-15-09 02:07 AM   #101 
              - That's your choice.  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 02:29 AM   #104 
        - And they are only going to go to those "chick" movies that present comforting tropes.  Hello_Kitty   Jul-15-09 01:35 AM   #87 
           - Yes, and their current fave...  bliss_eternal   Jul-15-09 01:54 AM   #96 
  - I have two words for you:  Hepburn   Jul-15-09 01:17 AM   #77 
  - wasn't he wonderful? nt  xchrom   Jul-15-09 01:36 AM   #88 
  - Kevin Spacey. What do I care?  Duer 157099   Jul-15-09 01:58 AM   #98 
  - Kevin Spacey is a great actor who has been in many good films.  Quantess   Jul-15-09 02:45 AM   #106 
  - John Barrowman.  aquart   Jul-15-09 02:04 AM   #100 
  - At least he's not a scientologist or a conservative...  juno jones   Jul-15-09 02:26 AM   #103 
  - Rupert Everett  tomm2thumbs   Jul-15-09 03:31 AM   #108 
  - locking  maddezmom   Jul-15-09 04:29 AM   #109 
 

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