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PHOTOS: These Hilarious Gay Pulp Fiction Covers Really Knew How To Tell A Story

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    • TheNewEnergyDude

      “The Chocolate Speedway”? “The Reamers”??? HAHAHAHA. I actually Googled a couple of these just to see if you weren’t pulling my leg.

      Hilarious! Love the little logo at the top right of the French Line collection.

      I think I actually want to pick up a few of these just for the comical value of how they must read nowadays.

      Dec 14, 2013 at 11:42 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • AuntieChrist

      Great stuff, super high camp…Where can I find them..?

      Dec 14, 2013 at 3:22 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • MikeE

      I don’t know how often Mr Brathwaite makes this same mistake, but..

      “INTACT”. It’s one single word. It’s not “in tact”.

      Sometimes your grammatical skills are frankly embarrassing.

      Dec 14, 2013 at 5:33 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Tyler100

      The Devil is Gay should be the title of JimBryant’s biography.

      Dec 14, 2013 at 6:19 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • AuntieChrist

      @MikeE: Hey sweet pea. Don’t you ever make mistakes when you are typing..? I mess stuff up all the time and don’t always catch every error… Maybe Les will make you his secatary :-)

      Dec 14, 2013 at 6:32 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • AuntieChrist

      @Tyler100: Jesus is gay so I bet the Devil is way sexier…Clever remark BTW…oooxxx

      Dec 14, 2013 at 6:35 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • SpunkyBunks

      TV sucks these days. These would make great TV movies of the week to watch with your drinking buddies. You hear me Lifetime?!

      Dec 14, 2013 at 7:52 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • hudson

      @AuntieChrist: lol. the grammar nazis on here are a bit much some days. i needs me a secatary too.

      Dec 14, 2013 at 9:27 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • David Gervais

      I recently read “The Golden Age of Gay Fiction”, Dewey Wayne Gunn, Ed., MLRPress, 2009, ISBN 978-1-60820-048-1

      It’s a series of essays about the history of the genre. The book is valuable for its information about the business, the authors and the changes in censorship law.

      Unfortunately, the cover reproductions are small, so my recommendation is to read it for the history.

      There are other books that focus on the covers, however I don’t have the info handy. Anyone out there who can recommend other resources?

      Dec 14, 2013 at 9:50 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • DerekR

      @MikeE: Embarrassing to whom? You? Get over yourself just a tad, makes you seem like a real c*nt.

      Dec 14, 2013 at 10:01 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • rbettenc

      “Blow the Man Down”…perhaps I steal that for my next book! These are great.

      Dec 15, 2013 at 8:29 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • tom-ba

      @MikeE: in tact– I thought it was word-play.


      adroitness and sensitivity in dealing with others or with difficult issues.

      Dec 15, 2013 at 11:35 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • tom-ba

      The “Bottoms Up” title is actually available on eBay. You can press the Buy It Now button. Buttons for Bottoms.

      Won’t be cheap, though. $125.

      Original cost, probably around $1.95. Not a bad investment, as it turns out.*


      * Probably would shock the artist, writer, and publisher, if they’re still alive, all who’d wish they could get that kind of money for their books now.

      Dec 15, 2013 at 1:39 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • tom-ba

      @David Gervais: There are some additional images here, as well as a little commentary on publisher French Line.


      I hadn’t noticed that The House of Homos was written by ‘Guy Fawkes’.

      Dec 15, 2013 at 1:42 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • erichendricks

      Josephine explained I am dazzled that you can get paid $7107 in four weeks on the internet. check this link right here now>>> http://bit.do/fk7U

      Dec 15, 2013 at 2:57 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • krystalkleer

      when is John Waters gonna turn some one these books into musical motion picture is what i wanna know? THE REAMERS? THE CHOCOLATE SPEEDWAY?…come on…they’re SCREAM’N to be made!! someone kickstart em pronto!

      Dec 16, 2013 at 1:24 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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