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PHOTO: Straight Dutch TV Presenters Get Naked (And Intimate) To Fight Homophobia


There are many ways to fight homophobia. Some choose to do it with nudity and awesomeness.

Today’s case in point: Jan Versteegh and Tim Hofman, co-hosts on the Dutch broadcasting network BNN, who have taken it upon themselves to strip down for L’Homo magazine’s June Issue (out now) to question people’s assumptions about masculinity and sexuality.

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“I think we have done this for more open discussion of [homosexuality] than we necessarily want to be in a sheet with our bare ass,” says Tim. “That’s nice, but secondary.”

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“I hope we can show people that [it’s] just two [insultingly handsome] men on a picture,” Jan adds.

You can watch a behind-the-scenes clip of Jan and Tim photographed in Curaçao here:

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