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You Can Get Kicked Out Of Your Apartment For Being a Homophobic Douche

There are bad neighbors, and then there’s Alex Adams (left), a 19-year-old who’s spent his time in a Leeds condo complex, in the U.K., terrorizing his neighbors since he moved in last April. “Violence, criminal damage and late-night parties with gangs of youths” forced three neighbors to pack up and move out, including the Rev. Christopher Denton (right), a gay minister who’s decamped to his car because of the alleged homophobic abuse Adams aimed his way. And now, justice: He’s been evicted from the nine-story building after 16 witnesses testified against him. Adams didn’t contest his ouster. [Yorkshire Post]

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By:           Ryan Tedder
On:           Sep 9, 2010
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  • 18 Comments
    • whatever
      whatever

      white homophobia is terrible.

      Sep 9, 2010 at 11:03 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Jack
      Jack

      Sad to watch a kid fighting his own sexuality…

      Sep 9, 2010 at 11:28 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • riony
      riony

      @whatever

      .. Any homophobia is terrible?

      Sep 9, 2010 at 11:29 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • whatever
      whatever

      @riony: Yeah, but imagine if the perp in this story were black. there’d already be dozens of responses decrying the persistent and pervasive homophobia in the black community.

      as it stands, the story barely registers.

      Sep 9, 2010 at 11:49 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Joseph
      Joseph

      It is true, white homophobia is more shocking, because it’s just assumed for everyone else.

      Sep 9, 2010 at 12:11 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Fitz
      Fitz

      Asswipe idiot.

      Sep 9, 2010 at 1:23 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Lexxvs
      Lexxvs

      It’s not very clear what that scumbag really did –the article is not specific- but it is clear that if they decided to evict him probably he deserved a much harder punishment. Fail of the law maybe. Or the justice. Or both.

      Sep 9, 2010 at 2:07 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Rick Brannon
      Rick Brannon

      He has PERVASIVE gayface.

      Sep 9, 2010 at 3:08 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Queer Supremacist
      Queer Supremacist

      @whatever: Your race card was declined. Please try another card.

      Sep 9, 2010 at 4:28 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • whatever
      whatever

      @Queer Supremacist: pardon me, but your white sheet is showing.

      Sep 9, 2010 at 6:26 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Chris
      Chris

      Where’s adman talking about working out his white privilege now?

      Sep 9, 2010 at 7:12 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • IonMusic
      IonMusic

      @whatever: Nice attempt at trying to spin yet ANOTHER story where the victim is gay in to yet ANOTHER race card story. Does every gay related story have to turn in to a story for us to feel sorry for blacks? you turned Prop 8 against gays (after blacks voted for it) and in the most calculating, manipulative manner made it so gays were the bad guys and blacks were YETE AGAIN “woe is me” victims in that situation too. Your little “must be the only victims” routine is getting old and even people on this site are calling you race baiters out for it. This is a GAY website. If you want to talk about race relations..take it elsewhere. Here, I only care about gay victims and gay triumph.

      Sep 9, 2010 at 9:40 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • CONVERSATION CHAMBER
      CONVERSATION CHAMBER

      @IonMusic: Idiot.

      Sep 10, 2010 at 7:21 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Blaine Ward
      Blaine Ward

      @CONVERSATION CHAMBER: You call him an idiot for saying something that is actually correct? If anyone’s an idiot here, that would be you!

      Sep 10, 2010 at 7:55 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Queer Supremacist
      Queer Supremacist

      @whatever: Fuck you, Louisa Farrakhan. You’re nothing but a petty little race hustler and a racist and you know it. Take your “kill gay whitey” and “Obama über alles” schtick back to the slime out of which you crawled.

      I am no longer defending racist scum against racist attacks.

      Sep 10, 2010 at 10:12 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • adman
      adman

      @Chris: You still making racial hay little pussy boy? Go back to kissing preacher ass, before I pimp you at the bus stop. As usual, nothing to say, just derail, obfuscate, and distract. You got nothing, and it’s sad, but I realized this last few days, I don’t care. Black America can and will eat a dick when we get our rights regardless. Good luck with the figment in the sky and his attendant “socially conservative” lifestyle, douche.

      Sep 10, 2010 at 5:03 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • BobP
      BobP

      The story is about a homophobic white guy harassing his neighbors. Turning into black/white bitchfest is just racist.

      Sep 10, 2010 at 6:03 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Jack
      Jack [Different person #1 using similar name]

      I think it was the sum total of this guy’s bad behavior, not specifically how he treated his gay neighbor. From another news source:

      “District Judge David Kitson gave a premise closure order, telling the court: ‘There are some 31 complaints in total, ranging from loud music, abusive and vulgar language, violence and threats of violence against neighbours who have dared to complain.

      ‘Large numbers of young people congregate at the premises at all hours, often in drink, creating such concern and fear for the residents that three of them have left the flats and are frightened to return whilst Mr Adams remains a threat.’

      Adams and his friends also were accused of shouting obscenities at school girls and of throwing a fridge from a balcony. The parties at his house often escalated into gang-like violence and resulted in damage to communal areas.”

      Sep 13, 2010 at 1:35 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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