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Is anyone surprised Joey Graceffa is gay? A look at his long history of exploiting gay stereotypes

Whoever made this cover art should be fired tbh.

Listen, I don’t want to be that bitch who rains on a possibly good gay pride parade but can we just talk about Joey Graceffa exploiting his coming out story to the fullest extent?

Joey Graceffa, for those of you who don’t know, is a YouTuber who is known for wearing a ton of concealer and making mind-numbing challenge videos with other famous YouTubers. A year or two ago he made a film about him being an alien. It was pretty awful.

For anyone who is a member of the YouTube community, Joey’s sexuality has been common knowledge for years. All the YouTubers know. Any average fan would suspect it. And Joey has made it outrageously clear in the last year that he is gay because he refused to ever talk about his sexuality.

Joey has had years to come out, and do it in a genuine way: a simple video or interview would do the trick.┬áBut how can I expect someone who’s made two “Are you gay test!” videos, which deliberately exploit stereotypes of the gay community, to come out in an admirable way. The questions in these “test” videos have nothing to do with what it means to be gay, I.E. the feelings of love, companionship, desire for someone of the opposite gender; the questions are entirely built on the socially constructed stereotypes of gay people, which Joey gladly perpetuates.

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