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The very blessed month of “Ramadan” or “Ramazan” (adjust as per your accent) has evolved a lot from being the innocent month of Ramzan (as per my Urdu dialect). The blessed month of Ramzan has been captured and chained under the banner of “Blessed Month”, in a fact, let me tell you just how blessed this month is.
This month is so blessed that,
- We only work half the day.
- We decide that our Education time should be cut by half.
- We waste ourselves after coming home by sleeping till the much blessed “Iftar”time. Continue reading
Flags at a Gay, Lesbian and bisexual Parade. Image via Wikipedia
A friend of mine recently commented to me
“How do you expect to find a straight man when you are so friendly with gay people?”
Now I would not have been surprised if she had said:
“How do you expect to find a man for yourself when you are always hanging out with guys whom you call your friend, since any other guy would assume the obvious since they are that stupid and idiot?”
What is it with people and this huge deal over being gay? Especially straight men! As soon as you mention a story about a friend, they would actually start making faces, or come up with the most weirdest taunts about them.
It is like this great big phobia that straight men seem to be having! I mean just because they are gay doesn’t mean they want to do it with every guy!
But to be honest it is nice to know that men can feel the same kind of insecurities that girls face in most parts of the world.
But this phobia is real , and I have seen it in many of my straight friends, and I think it is downright offensive they talk about gay men! The recent suicide by a teenager over being gay due to the taunts of his friends and students of the same high school shows the fact that there is a very low acceptance of being gay in almost all parts of the world. Continue reading