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Learn the Embattled History of The Muppet Show. Muppets are queer culture.


Saw This, Thought of You

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Political Snacks

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9 Comments

  1. A straight woman once commented on twitter about how she was on the underground (subway/metro) with bulky luggage and only women offered to help. I knew before I scrolled down that a man would blame this on #metoo. So I explained that I am a lesbian who will help women carry stuff without any expectation of anything beyond a thank you, they say thank you and I go on my way without hitting on them. It’s easy.

  2. Muppets are absolutely queer culture. I was hoping that article was about that fact but any Muppet history is good! I just am always excited about any Muppet queer history/connections cause it is there and does exist! Season 1 was especially queer

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