Where I live in Michigan, gay men are expected to be very discreet if not secretive, and gay jokes are omnipresent. So that era is not necessarily in the past in the United States, depending on where you live.

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Writer. Runner. Marine. Airman. Former LGBTQ and HIV activist. Former ActUpNY and Queer Nation. Polyglot. Middle-aged, uppity faggot. jamesfinnwrites@gmail.com

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