Well, that's awesome PR at a time when homosexuals are trying to gain traditional marriage rights! From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. An archetypal gay icon is Judy Garland.
Archived from the original on January 2, I'm not going to have a successful dating spell with a guy who defines himself by his sexuality. Cross-dressing is not indicative of sexual orientation. College Literature. Was Crowley, who would later become a figure of romantic longing for TV viewers - male and, presumably, female, given that she was once cited as a gay icon - always aware of how attractive she is?
Mae Westa gay icon from the early days of her career, supported gay rights but bristled when her performance style was referred to as camp.
The Soul Trembles. On Top Magazine. Frank Millerauthor of The Dark Knight Returnshas described the relationship between Batman and the Joker as a "homophobic nightmare," and views the character as sublimating his sexual urges into crime fighting, concluding, "He'd be much healthier if he were gay. The buzz surrounding the release, partnered with the remake of A Star is Born — the iconic showbiz drama that earned Garland an Academy Award nomination in — has brought her distinctly gay legacy back into focus.
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