Bear World Magazine. Finally, she just called my name and I turn to get a good look at her. A variety of media has been established specifically to cater to bears. In a interview, Betty White stated that she often served as a beard to Liberace to counter rumors of his homosexuality. Jon was 17 but had been out for all his life and he was my best friend ever since we were in Journalism class together.
Tribades, Tommies and Transgressives; History of Sexualities.
A feature at many bear events is a "bear contest," a sort of masculine beauty pageant awarding titles and sashes often made of leather to winners. Leave A Comment Cancel reply. I only told Jon who, of course, wanted to dress me up pretty for my date. All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from February
Some bears place importance on presenting a clear masculine image and may disdain or shun men who exhibit effeminacy while others consider acceptance and inclusiveness of all behavioural types to be an important value of the community.