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My Goodness, Is Every Golden Globe Nominee Gay or What?


You know, in scanning through the just-announced list of Golden Globe nominees, in an effort to find the “gay” selections, we found ourselves wondering: “Aren’t all of these nominees pretty queer?” Big Love: Gay. True Blood: Gay. Modern Family; Gay. A Single Man: Gay. Even 30 Rock, Nine, Julie & Julia, Mad Men, and, we would argue, The Hurt Locker all have gay elements, whether it’s their humor or just same-sex camaraderie. Just about the only nominated film or television show we couldn’t immediately identify as gay is The Proposal, and then we remembered, there’s … this.