After the Homo Bowl but Still in the Locker Room

“If masculinity, in Freudian terms, is a heavily fortified citadel, gay men are inside that fortress, undermining its foundations from within by being male yet violating the official (read: heteronormative) rules of what it means to be a man in America. It’s as if you got into the batsuit, only to find that the Joker was in there with you, naked and way too close for comfort.”
-A perspective on American sports, high school gym class, Batman, the Super Bowl and the anxiety of those who can’t stand to have those institutions questioned.#