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27 Times Straight People Forgot Gay People Existed 

Mark Rennie
June 3, 2020 82.1k votes 14.6k voters 1.3M views 27 items

List Rules Vote up the most egregious cases of gay erasure!

From aunt's living with "good friends" to historians not sure why two men would want to be buried together, straight people often forget that gay people exist. The subreddit r/sapphoandherfriend collects the most egregious examples of gay erasure, both small and large. Here are some that had us slapping our foreheads the hardest. 

1
Kind Of The Point
Kind Of The Point is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 27 Times Straight People Forgot Gay People Existed
Photo:  @feralsapphic/Twitter
Classic case of erasure (not the band)?
2
Friendship Wedding
Friendship Wedding is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 27 Times Straight People Forgot Gay People Existed
Photo: u/BendyStraw19/Reddit
Classic case of erasure (not the band)?
3
But Are You Sure?
But Are You Sure? is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 27 Times Straight People Forgot Gay People Existed
Photo: u/brokensilence32/Reddit
Classic case of erasure (not the band)?
4
Classic Unmarried Aunt
Classic Unmarried Aunt ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 27 Times Straight People Forgot Gay People Existed
Photo:  @iknowplacesmp6/Twitter
Classic case of erasure (not the band)?