I think most gay men have passed as straight at one point or another in their lives. What choice did we have? If we didn't pass as straight while we were growing up we would have been subjected to ridicule and shame. We learn that at a very early age.
With that said, here's an article about gay men who can pass as straight, and whether or not it makes life easier for them.
It's a You Tube video from Michael Henry that asks questions like what are some of the benefits that come from passing as straight.
Here's a link to watch the video and read the article.
Gay Porn Star Markie More On Doing Gay Porn
Markie More is one of those gay adult performers who left the porn industry, denounced it completely, and then became affiliated with some group with Mormon ties that's anti-porn...a questionable group from what I've read. However, he's returned to the adult film industry and he's promoting a new OnlyFans account.
Here's part of what he said last March.
Lust is a monster, and the more you feed it, the hungrier it becomes. I’ve shown absolutely no hate whatsoever. If you think this, then you’re either confused and/or misinformed.
Here's a link to read it in full. It's a complicated story with a few interesting twists. I never question people about these things. I just post the facts as best as I can get them. Everyone has their own personal reasons.
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