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Christian Siriano’s Big Pre-Coming Out Day Coming Out Story

This weekend is more than just Cleve Jones’ birthday and the National Equality March. Sunday also marks National Coming Out Day, an annual tradition where gays young and old ruin family barbecues. Who better to discuss the importance of the day than fashion wunderkind and new author Christian Siriano, who stopped by Joy Behar’s show, which nobody watches.

Siriano is one of the lucky ones: his parents “knew” he was a G, and coming out didn’t send them running for an open oven. Then there’s the peanut gallery piped in via satellite, some of whom didn’t have it so easy. Sad!

But it was Joy who steals the show. In discussing why all of America’s gays leave their conservative hometowns, Joy explains: “It’s a gay place to come.” Oh Joy, always mixing the gays and the unintentional sex jokes.

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12 Comments

  • stevenelliot

    Mr siriano needs to stop with the kate goselin hair-do…..otherwise good for him!!

  • dgz

    i like him, but he’s really inarticulate in this interview.

  • terrwill

    STEVENELLIOT: He gives himself a “wedgie” each morning!!!

  • Kyle24

    ugh!

  • Fitz

    I don’t ever want to see the words Christian Siriano and pre-coming in the same line again.

  • Jason

    TRANNY!

  • Kian

    To Jason: are you the same Jason who posted in the other article on the FTM college presenter? If so, you really need an education. You can’t tell the difference between a gay man and a trans person and you’re gay yourself. That’s pathetic.

  • stephan

    @Kian

    I’m not defending what he said in the other post or bigotry against transgendered individuals, but I think Jason is referring to Christian’s incessant use of the word “tranny”

  • Jason

    @KIAN.

    You would be a hot tranny mess.

  • terrwill

    Ya gotta love this sassy little queen! I don’t think anyone’s jaw dropped when he announced he was Gay! However the kid is mad talented, says whats on his mind, and is a great role model for young Gay kids by showing that you can be yourself and still be successful………However I do hate him for one reason: one of his ex’s revealed that Christian is redicuously (sp!)hung!! (those skinny little guys always have a pleasant suprise down there)

  • John from England(used to be just John but there are other John's)

    @ Terriwill

    Exactly.

    WTF do you hate him?? Is he Paris Hilton? Or Madonna? Can he not sew or have any actual talent?

    Sad.

  • John from England(used to be just John but there are other John's)

    ‘You’ meaning ‘Them’…

    Not ‘You’ T..

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