Losing the ability to laugh at ourselves

Epperly, Jeff
July 2001
Bay Windows;7/26/2001, pN.PAG
Comments on the efforts of the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) to monitor homophobia in the media in the U.S. Difficulties in tracking homophobia; Attitude of some people with regards to gay-related jokes; Reaction of GLAAD to the promotional gimmick of the radio station Hot 99.5 in Washington, D.C. in relation to the Melissa Etheridge concert in 2001.


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