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How TV’s bisexual representation evolved from a joke to a vital story - Vox
I was told so many lies about what being bisexual means that it took me 27 years to come out as bisexual myself. Friends shrugged that bisexual people just couldn’t make up their minds. Family members insisted that being gay or straight was one thing, but anything in between just didn’t make sense. And in a crushing blow, my beloved escape, television, insisted over and over that someone who might like men and women was a confused joke at best, and a slutty sinner at worst.
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4 days ago by laurenipsum
This Week in Fandom, Volume 83
This Week in Fandom: A rollercoaster ride for Brooklyn Nine-Nine fans; what the heck is cockygate; the social advantages of fandom and volunteering; and more
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