LGBTQ+ 9 Good Reasons Straight Men Should Explore Homosexuality  

Ian Tindell
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Fellow frustrated heterosexual males: Are you tired of being alone? Sick of hearing "There are plenty of fish in the sea"? Well, up to now, we’ve only ever considered half the fish that are even out there, haven't we? What about the other half? What about the fish that are gay?

Are you sitting at home alone thinking, "I want to try gay sex? Should I give it a go?" If there's a little gay in all of us, then here are nine good reasons why letting that flag fly could work if your hetero single life is in the dumps. Get ready to open your mind, among other things, to new horizons.
No Unwanted Pregnancies is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 9 Good Reasons Straight Men Should Explore Homosexuality
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No Unwanted Pregnancies

This one’s pretty self-explanatory. We can have all the sex we want and never have to worry about the dreaded unwanted child down the line. Ok, sometimes you'll have some other serious s**t to worry about in regards to sex, but screaming babies won't be one of 'em.

When we’re finally ready for children, we’ll just adopt like those guys on "Modern Family."
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Even Playing Field is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 9 Good Reasons Straight Men Should Explore Homosexuality
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Even Playing Field

When you're gay, your partner will never, ever withhold sex as a punishment or use sex as a weapon.

There is no sex as a bargaining ploy to get something else. And oral sex is also never an issue. It's not for "special occasions" It is just a given.

According to my gay friend Eric: "gay men are easy. You won't need to take them on a bunch of expensive dates to get some action. For gay guys, sex is like a handshake, and the "getting to know you" part comes afterwards. As it should be...

...They just like sex as much as we do and want it just as often..." and that in of itself, friends, is the king of reasons to give switching teams a try.

Batter up!
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Make New Friends is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 9 Good Reasons Straight Men Should Explore Homosexuality
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Make New Friends

Being gay is going to throw us into a whole new social network. The great thing about being gay right now is that the LGBT community is being persecuted by right-wingers over the marriage and military issues.

"But that’s not great at all!" - You, just now.

Wrong! Uniting against persecution has always formed the strongest bonds between people. Becoming gay will provide us with friendships that just might be the strongest we’ll ever know.
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Get in Better Shape is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 9 Good Reasons Straight Men Should Explore Homosexuality
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Get in Better Shape

Let’s face it, gay dudes are in much better shape than we are. I don’t know what it is exactly, but I had a friend who came out and had rock hard abs only six weeks later. Dudes just have really high standards and it's really hard to please us. Just ask any girl that reads Cosmo.

The pressure of having to please dudes is WAY better than any workout system you'll find on TV.
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