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21 Times Straight People Managed To Forget LGBTQ+ People Actually Exist

August 2, 2021 10.4k votes 1.3k voters 63.1k views21 items

List RulesVote up the most egregious examples of erasure.

Every now and then straight people manage to completely forget that not everyone is straight. These moments of erasure can happen on the small scale (Aunt Pat and her "roommate") or on academic levels. Here are some examples when straight people completely lost the plot. You can find more at r/sapphoandherfriend.

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    They're Friends?

    Photo: u/TheCoonManYT / Reddit
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    Erasure (not the band)?
  • 2

    The 'Haha's Say It All

    Photo: u/WhoAm_I_AmWho / Reddit
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    73
    Erasure (not the band)?
  • 3

    Typical Friend Behaivor

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    Erasure (not the band)?
  • 4

    Deal With It, Mom

    Photo: u/DenikaMae / Reddit
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    Erasure (not the band)?