24 Times Straight People Looked Foolish By Forgetting That LGBTQ+ People Exist

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Vote up the most egregious examples of erasure.

Sometimes straight people seem to completely forget that not everyone is actually straight. These moments of erasure can happen on the small scale (Aunt Pam and her "roommate") or on academic levels. Here are some examples when ended up straight people looking pretty foolish by not taking off their cultural blinders. You can find more examples like this at r/sapphoandherfriend.