When I Came Out as Gay, it Took my Dad Years to Understand

“I’m gay!” I shouted, as loud as I possibly could. “I! Am! Gay!” It was April 8, 2009. I was 18, and I was pressed up against the front of the stage at a club in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Lady Gaga was on stage, performing a base-thumping rendition of “Boys Boys Boys” while shirtless male dancers thrusted their way across stage.

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