Why don’t you just keep your head buried in the sand, then?
You could choose to listen to the members of the communities who feel aggrieved and wounded by this piece. You could choose to work toward understanding and empathy.
Its sad that you won’t, and it reflects extraordinarily poorly on your character.
We LGBTQ people refuse to be the butt of jokes.
Think about that. Think about it very, very, very hard.