Gay Men and Queer Women and the Cultural History of the Mustache

Nov 27, 2012 Full story: Advocate

The Walrus. The Captain. The Chevron. The Pyramid. The Fu Manchu. Call it what you want but know that gay, bi, and trans men and even a few queer women have helped popularized the mustache over the years.

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Since: Dec 08

Toronto, ON, Canada

#1 Nov 27, 2012
The photo list did not include the famous hashish fudge lesbian, Alice B. Toklas.

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#2 Nov 27, 2012
JohnInToronto wrote:
The photo list did not include the famous hashish fudge lesbian, Alice B. Toklas.
Not that I ever tried it mind you (I'll repent later okay), her recipe for "candy for a warm summer's day" did become a bit of a personal fav in the way back when. I wish I could stumble across another copy of her cookbook, for some rather interesting memories if nothing else.

Saint Louis, MO

#3 Nov 27, 2012
a "harrier" is a jet. I don't know how many women have piloted them, but many men have, and you have to figure at least a few of them were gay/bi and/or hairier than average.

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