"The gay sensibility", one speaker informed the audience, is ironic and characterized by the excessively performative use of "air quotes." Indeed, irony itself is a gay invention, a coping mechanism for gay people who recognize that they don't really fit in with normal society.
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submitted by Histrion, December 23, 2009
Elizabeth A. Castelli, reporting on a Vision America conference for therevealer.org on 5 April 2006
This quote was added August 12, 2007.