In recent years, when castmembers arrives for a new season of The Real World, one of the first questions on everyone’s mind is: “Who’s the gay one?” We play that game all the time: at parties, while dining out, during root canals. So will Straight Acting Erik — he of Win A Date With Straight Acting Erik — be tipping everyone off as he leaves Saint Cloud State University in Minnesota for a study abroad program in Germany?
Nope. At least not in the first ten seconds of meeting his new (all male!) housemates.