most omop 0 es are actua y
just closeted gay people!”
translation: I don't want straight
people to be held accountable for
their homophobic actions so I'm
going to blame homophobia on
yeah, i feel like this is linked to the
phenomenon (which i hate) of
straight people making gayjokes
about homophobesv it's like, “oh!
you're homophobic? y'know what an
appropriate punishment would be?
being gay! because being gay is
And frankly, even if a homophobe is a
closeted gay person, how is it funny to
mock the degree of seIf-Ioathing
necessary to be openly, fervently
disgusted with something you secretly
know you are?
That's not some homophobe getting
their comeuppance. It’s someone who
was told they were an abomination so
frequently they ended up saying it
themselves, and that's a fucking