This is the moment my parents dressed me up as a footballer and turned me gay.
February 22, 2011 7:59 PM Subscribe
Are we born gay? And if we were, how would we know it?
Sociologist Lisa Wade asks the question in response to the blog Born This Way
, a collection of images of LGBT adults as children. Perusing the photographs tells an interesting story: being gay — that is, being sexually or romantically attracted to members of the same sex — is conflated with being gender non-conformist — adopting the mannerisms and interests of the other sex.