August 4th, 2008

Age of Innocence

(no subject)

I just re-watched the video for Wham!'s "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" for the first time in over a decade.

It's baffling to me that many people were so shocked to find out George Michael is gay.

Shocked.

I mean... the guy was wearing a pink polo shirt, bright yellow gloves with half-fingers, white and blue Lycra shorts, eyeliner, mascara, mousse, and had a shuttlecock stuffed down his shorts.

I realize that, being bi, I'm somewhat more perceptive regarding queerness than most str8 people, but come on...