These are comments by Doug and Jack on the post “How Not to Be a Jerk to Your Bisexual Friend”.
“When I tell people I’m bisexual, everyone seems to think ‘Oh he’s gay, just not totally comfortable with it yet.’ It’s infuriating.”
“In society, bisexuality in women is considered open/curious, but in men is untrustworthy and gross.”
“Bisexual men are treated as vectors of disease and ‘in-group traitors’ by heterosexuals and homosexuals.”
. In the days before the Internet, one could forgiven for not believing in the existence of male bisexuality. To be fair, there were some men who openly called themselves bi, but they were usually regarded as freaks, or “really” gay. Elton John, of course, first came of as bi,unwittingly perpetuating a stereotype of bisexuality [...]
In “no, duh” news, several new studies reported by the New York Times show that bisexual men actually exist. One of the most common biphobic narratives is that the penis is what counts. A woman who has sex with men is really straight, even if she also fucks women; a man who has sex with men is [...]