Newspaper Discovers Gay + Straight Men Can Be Friends Without Benefits

Cue the Kris Allen and Adam Lambert reference. But what about Charlie and Marcus from Survivor? “The notion that gay men can’t or don’t refrain from hitting on straight friends is, to many, the biggest stereotype of all. It’s simply not true, say most of the men in gay-straight friendships interviewed for this article. A more common source of friction, some gay men say, is the tendency of straight friends to see them only through the lens of sexual orientation.”