The Story Behind Gay Bob, the World’s First Out-And-Proud Doll

Enraged consumers complained that a toy with a homosexual backstory would lead to other ”disgusting” dolls like “Priscilla the Prostitute” and “Danny the Dope Pusher” Esquire awarded Gay Bob its “Dubious Achievement Award.” And anti-gay organizations across the United States blustered. He debuted in the ’70s, to both acclaim and outrage. atlasobscura.com: The Story Behind… Read More

White Supremacists Chant ‘F*** you, f****ts’ at Rally in Virginia

The racist, anti-Semitic protestors in Virginia also found some time to be homophobic.   Other chants included “White lives matter,” “Jew will not replace us” (a reference to the statue being removed), and “Blood and soil,” a Nazi slogan describing the bond between Aryan people and German land. lgbtqnation.com: White supremacists chant ‘F*** you, f****ts’ at… Read More