Newark Mayor Cory Booker is not gay after all

Newark Mayor Cory Booker is not gay after all

Hope springs eternal for single women who had their eye on Newark Mayor Cory Booker but weren’t sure about his sexual proclivities.

A recently unearthed article from Booker’s college days reveals that the aspiring senator once hated gays with a passion.

According to NYmag.com, “the school paper at Stanford, where Booker played football, dug up a 1992 op-ed column in which Booker confronts his homophobia.”

Booker was supposedly in his “tolerance stage,” when he wrote:

“I stopped telling my gay jokes. Fags, flamers and dykes became homosexuals and people of differing sexual orientation and, of course, I had my gay friend.” But: “I was disgusted by gays. The thought of two men kissing each other was about as appealing as a frontal lobotomy.”

He added: “Allow me to be more direct, escaping the euphemisms of my past — I hated gays. The disgust and latent hostility I felt toward gays were subcategories of hatred, plain and simple.”

Booker’s self-cleansing column seems to dispute rumors that he is a closeted homosexual. Is it possible for a man to be virulently homophobic and still be gay? One published study suggests that it is within the realm of possibility.

The study, which analyzed four separate experiments conducted in the US and Germany, provides empirical evidence to suggest that in some individuals homophobia is the external manifestation of repressed sexual desires they feel towards their own gender.

[bold emphasis mine]

It was a gay counselor who helped Booker to come to terms with his hatred for gays.

“…it didn’t take me long to realize that the root of my hatred did not lie with gays but with myself. It was my problem. A problem I dealt with by ceasing to tolerate gays and instead seeking to embrace them.”

But if Mr. Booker is not gay, what is he? How could Booker be a straight man with no apparent history of dating women? Maybe he hates women just as passionately as he once hated the gays?

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  • Thanks to loyal reader Ernest O. for the tip!



     


    82 Responses to “Newark Mayor Cory Booker is not gay after all”

    1. 1
      Unapologetic says:

      :rolleyes:

    2. 2
    3. 3
      Unapologetic says:

      Neva thought he was gay just very intelligent and handsome :shrugs:

    4. 4
      Betamax82 says:

      Blah

    5. 5
      luVn_liFe... says:

      oh,THANK YOU SANDRA For Clearing that up’

    6. 6
      Betamax82 says:

      Sandra fix yo site ma’am

    7. 7
      NaijaGal says:

      :yawn: must be a slow news day…anyway Corey got hips and ass for days

    8. 8
      luVn_liFe... says:

      funny thing is we just had this convo Yesterday WUT presented this same scenario to us . .
      But if Mr. Booker is not gay, what is he? How could Booker be a straight man with no apparent history of dating women?

    9. 9
      Pickachu Tran says:

      :coffee: Never thought Booker was a gay man.. I think he’s just very busy and a bit of a Nerd he probably has a hard time approaching women thats all.

    10. 10
      LadieLeo says:

      I don’t understand why folk have to be all public about their business. Just because we aren’t seeing that man with some broad doesn’t mean he hates women. If we saw the man with a broad then folk would find it necessary to critique her, him, them. I say do you Mr. Booker, Do You!

    11. 11
      BoogieNites says:

      i like cory.

    12. 12
      luVn_liFe... says:

      An Indiana woman whose young son was abducted 19 years ago was screaming and “jumping up and down” after learning he was living in Minnesota under a different name, her husband said Thursday shortly after police announced they had found him.
      Richard Wayne Landers Jr. was just 5 years old when he and his paternal grandparents, who were upset over custody arrangements, disappeared from Wolcottville, a town about 30 miles north of Fort Wayne.
      Indiana State Police said the now 24-year-old Landers was found in Long Prairie, Minn., thanks in part to his Social Security number. His grandparents were living under aliases in a nearby town and confirmed his identity, investigators said.
      Police declined to say whether the grandparents would face charges, citing the ongoing investigation.
      Landers’ mother, Lisa Harter, was “jumping up and down for joy” when investigators told her a few days ago that her son had been found, her husband Richard Harter told The Associated Press in a telephone interview.
      He said his wife is “the happiest woman on earth.”

      ~ ~ ~
      SomeTHINGS JUST DONT MAKE ANY SENSE! SO MANY UNANSWERED QUESTIONS HERE!

    13. 13
      Diva says:

      :whistle:
      I used to go out to parties
      And stand around
      ’cause I was too nervous
      To really get down
      But my body yearned to be free
      I got up on the floor and thought
      Somebody could choose me
      No more standin’ there beside the walls
      I done got myself together baby
      And now I’m havin’ a ball
      As long as you’re groovin’
      There’s always a chance
      Somebody watches
      Might wanna make romance
      Move your body, ooo baby, you dance all night
      To the groove and feel alright
      Everybody’s groovin’ on like a fool
      But if you see me spread out and let me in
      Baby just party high and low
      Let me step into your erotic zone
      Move it up
      Turn it ’round
      Ooo Shake it down
      OOWWWW
      You can love me when you want to babe
      This is such a groovy party baby
      We’re here face to face
      Everybody’s swingin’
      This is such a groovy place
      All the young ladies are so fine!
      You’re movin your body easy with no doubts
      I know what you thinkin’ baby
      You wanna turn me out
      Think I’m gonna let you do it babe

      Keep on dancin’
      You got to get it
      Got to give it up :whistle:

    14. 14
      Pickachu Tran says:

      I know a guy just like him, he doesn’t date…he doesnt want marriage or a relationship. He does have a “bed warmer” chick who fukks him right whenever he calls. And he is fine with that. Women need to stop jumping to conclusions about these single men.

      But the dude who is running around with different women is the one who secretly likes to have white men dig up in his dooky hole. DONT JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER…

    15. 15
      ysoserious says:

      Never thought he was. But thanks.

    16. 16
      Ty says:

      Betamax82 says:

      Sandra fix yo site ma’am
      _________
      We going down :crying: Who got the collection plate and the Rush card :rofl:

    17. 17
      BoogieNites says:

      @luVn, yea, weird. they didnt change his social but they had him “in hiding” for 19 yrs ?? :shrug: yea. ok.

    18. 18
      FuturedocDonte says:

      Auntie I love how u side-shade :hahaha:

      Now we all now homophobes are the biggest closet gays :coffee:

    19. 19
      Ty says:

      BoogieNites says:

      @luVn, yea, weird. they didnt change his social but they had him “in hiding” for 19 yrs ??
      _________
      Yeah thats where Im baffled :shrug: They gave him an alias but used the same social :huh:

    20. 20
      Who Dat says:

      My gaydar stays in tact for Mayor Booker; and always has.

      I think he is just so dayum smart he is socially awkward.

      I ought to call him so we can talk about some ish over dinner. Hey Cory! :wave:

      :pc: <<< looks up the numma to the Newark Mayor's office…or to the assistant. I need to talk to THAT bish…

    21. 21
      OutsidetheBox says:

      *Savannah’s mama in Waiting to Exhale voice* He’s a good man Sandra Rose.. :nono:

    22. 22
      Pickachu Tran says:

      Ty says:

      Betamax82 says:

      Sandra fix yo site ma’am
      _________
      We going down Who got the collection plate and the Rush card

      ******************************

      I gots the KLS card and some salvation army donations

    23. 23
      KyCakes says:

      NaijaGal says:

      must be a slow news day…anyway Corey got hips and ass for days
      ———————————————————————-
      So what you’re saying is, he’s got that Rob ‘Donk’ Kardashian syndrome
      :thinking:

    24. 24
      Unapologetic says:

      Sandra since u r on your gay detective flow look into that Rosie O’Donnell chick. Word on da street is she sleeps in vagina :coffee:

    25. 25
      FuturedocDonte says:

      *Savannah’s mama in Waiting to Exhale voice* He’s a good man Sandra Rose..

      :dead:

    26. 26
      luVn_liFe... says:

      @BOOGIE . . .
      Makes No SENSE and they havent decided if the GRANDParents are gonna be charged :huh:

      theres a case of an 18/24mth old baby down here that just broke.NOONE seen the baby since 7/2011 BD said the baby was with the GM GM thought baby was with BD and blah blah blah.They READY TO throw his Blk a.s.s. in jail
      :no:

    27. 27
      kingstonn says:

      :lol: @ Savannah’s momma

    28. 28
      OutsidetheBox says:

      Sandra can we get a :newpost: on DC performing at the Super Bowl?? :cheer:

    29. 29
      FuturedocDonte says:

      Sandra fix yo site ma’am
      _________
      We going down Who got the collection plate and the Rush card
      ——–
      Y’all on the verge of not being shait today :rofl:

    30. 30
      Ty says:

      Pickachu Tran says:

      Ty says:

      Betamax82 says:

      Sandra fix yo site ma’am
      _________
      We going down Who got the collection plate and the Rush card

      ******************************

      I gots the KLS card and some salvation army donations
      ________________
      :dead: @ u and Dubb

    31. 31
      kingstonn says:

      there’s been a Blue Ivy sighting yesterday. surely Sandra has something to say about that.

    32. 32
      BoogieNites says:

      if you tweet him, he will come. #fieldofdreams :tea:

    33. 33
      luVn_liFe... says:

      @Unapologetic . .
      Rosie is Gay and owns it

      OR

      Wait did i miss the :sarcasm:

    34. 34
      luVn_liFe... says:

      @KING

      Cute PIC :thumbsup:

    35. 35
      GellySammich says:

      :yawn: I’m gonna go watch this scary elevator madness on youtube

    36. 36
      Unapologetic says:

      @Kingstonn U mean Blur Ivy :lol:

    37. 37
      KayCeiSoul says:

      The gays gone get their faces slapped as a whole one day. Err’body gone feel it just because A FEW always want to label the top flight as :gay:

    38. 38
      kingstonn says:

      @ otb
      they have a track listing on Jia’s site! :yes:

      @ luvn
      is it still Kim? :lol:
      cause i still see greasy faced Kim K’s first face

    39. 39
      Ty says:

      FuturedocDonte says:

      Sandra fix yo site ma’am
      _________
      We going down Who got the collection plate and the Rush card
      ——–
      Y’all on the verge of not being shait today
      ___________
      Why not its phuck it Friday :party:

      @ OTB :yahoo: I just need Michelle not to fall again :crying:

    40. 40
      Bombshell Esq says:

      We don’t believe you, you need more people :homoswitch:

    41. 41
      KayCeiSoul says:

      OutsidetheBox says:

      *Savannah’s mama in Waiting to Exhale voice* He’s a good man Sandra Rose..

      ****************************

      :rofl: This ^^^^ got my desk shaking – I am sitting here rolling.
      Savannah mama was SO backwards and animated.

    42. 42
      BoogieNites says:

      OutsidetheBox says:

      *Savannah’s mama in Waiting to Exhale voice* He’s a good man Sandra Rose..

      ************************
      oh em geez, :rofl:

    43. 43
      Unapologetic says:

      @Luvn Obviously :hahaha:

    44. 44
      NaijaGal says:

      @OTB – the 3 of’em are performing??? might catch it afterall :lol:

    45. 45
      OutsidetheBox says:

      Blur Ivy

      ____________

      :lol: I missed ya bish :fistbump:

    46. 46
      luVn_liFe... says:

      @ KING NO,thanXGawd U finally took that Gawd Awful PIC down its U in a blu w/White Polka dots top on :kiss:

      KAECEISOUL!!! :happy: <– Trying to swang that meatloaf outtaya

    47. 47
      ysoserious says:

      Destiny’s Child and Justin Timbaland are back. Feels like 2002.

    48. 48
      luVn_liFe... says:

      :shakebutt:

    49. 49
      Unapologetic says:

      OTB :yes:

    50. 50
      OutsidetheBox says:

      Yall know Savannah mama warnt chit :hahaha: I LOVED that character :yes:

    51. 51
      OutsidetheBox says:

      The 3 of them :woohoo:

    52. 52
      Pickachu Tran says:

      is Latoya and Latavia gone be there??? they need they shine too…
      NOW THATS A FUKKIN REUNION :yes:

    53. 53
      Diva says:

      :wave: hey OTB

    54. 54
      kingstonn says:

      @ luvn
      lawd… lmfao :hug:

    55. 55
      Carrington says:

      The irony; you hate the gays, and then go down in history as a suspected queen.

    56. 56
      FuturedocDonte says:

      Who said something bout a destiny’s child reunion. I need receipts :rules:

    57. 57
      NaijaGal says:

      Yall know Savannah mama warnt chit
      =====================
      no she wasn’t with her piece of a man is better than no man ass

    58. 58
      coco creamy says:

      Sodom and Gomorrah..=..America is on her way :coffee: N.T.WAY

      GM Roses :waves:

    59. 59
      KyCakes says:

      OutsidetheBox says:

      Yall know Savannah mama warnt chit
      ———————————————————————
      Savannah: How are you, mama?

      Savannah’s Mammy: Well, since ya asked, my hair ain’t been dyed in so long my roots are green

      :lol:

    60. 60
      OutsidetheBox says:

      I just need Michelle not to fall again

      _________________

      @TY Ifn she fukk this up for us… OOhhh I hope they force feeding her thin ass. :huh:

      Bey cant have no fans to cool her sweaty ass off :no: Performance winds will blow that bish Michelle over.

    61. 61
      Diva says:

      :wave: Coco
      Kingston
      Carringtonnnnnnnnnnn

    62. 62
      Who Dat says:

      Oh shyt. I just found out that Mayor Booker is a vegetarian and don’t drink…okay me and him might not do well on a dinner date. Cause once he see I am about that steak and red wine he gonna be DONE with my azz…
      :no:

      He has no known vices or addictions other than books and coffee it says…okay then. Meet me at the Starbucks Mayor. Brang your Kindle. :hug:

    63. 63
      OutsidetheBox says:

      is Latoya and Latavia gone be there??? they need they shine too…
      _____________

      *Bey stank face*

    64. 64
      ysoserious says:

      @PICKACHU

      It’s not a real reunion if it doesn’t include the ORIGINAL members. Tryna rewrite history. Hmph.

      And folks act like DC has been gone for 20+ years.

    65. 65
      NaijaGal says:

      Pickachu Tran says:

      is Latoya and Latavia gone be there??? they need they shine too…
      NOW THATS A FUKKIN REUNION
      ======================
      Dream Girls :rofl:

    66. 66
      ReadingIsFundamental says:

      This is crazy already. Should we all wear stickers on our forehead saying what our sexual orientation is? The only issue I have with straight or gay is if you are sexual with someone and you lie about the other people you sleep with or if you are out in public being inappropriate sexually (I no longer take my daughter to San Francisco since it is legal to walk around naked there and people do it too freely)

    67. 67
      OutsidetheBox says:

      Ky :kiss: :hahaha:

    68. 68
      luVn_liFe... says:

      … OOhhh I hope they force feeding her thin ass
      ~ ~ ~
      :ghost:

    69. 69
      Ty says:

      OutsidetheBox says:

      is Latoya and Latavia gone be there??? they need they shine too…
      _____________

      *Bey stank face*
      _____________
      :rofl:

      Girl they were singing my song and Michelle just fell :huh: Bey and Kelly looked back like “if u dont get your azz up” :rofl:

      *goes to youtube to find 106th and Park Video*

    70. 70
      OutsidetheBox says:

      Who said something bout a destiny’s child reunion.
      ____________________

      :ido: *cabbage patches* Listen. I read it. On. the. net. :danban:

      “According to the report, multiple sources close to the group said that Beyoncé will be joined on stage by DC mates Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams during halftime for a medley of the group’s hits that will culminate with “Nuclear.”<–the new DC song

      The CD is released the 29th. Nuclear is the only new song. Written by Michelle I think.

    71. 71
      Kynedy L says:

      Yes yes yes! I LOVE Kelly Rowland! And I already got my SB tix. Its my birthday…well feels like it anyways

    72. 72
      NaijaGal says:

      :newpost: is up

    73. 73
      luVn_liFe... says:

      :newpost:
      CELEBS OUT/Bout

    74. 74
      OutsidetheBox says:

      “if u dont get your azz up”
      ______________

      B!tches aint miss a beat! :rofl: :rofl:

    75. 75
      Who Dat says:

      I have ALWAYS loved me some JT. :love: SHEWWWWWWW
      So rest your weary heart ……….
      And relax your minddddd….
      Cause I’m gonna love you girl….
      Until the end of timeeeeeeeeeeeeee

      :listen:

    76. 76
      KyCakes says:

      Ty says:
      Girl they were singing my song and Michelle just fell Bey and Kelly looked back like “if u dont get your azz up”
      ———————————————————————
      I felt soooo bad for her….but then I laughed :lol:

      You ALWAYS laugh when someone falls…of course, you make sure they’re ok and chit first :lol:

    77. 77
      Diva says:

      So yall don’t like Marvin Gaye :rofl:

    78. 78
      Diva says:

      Who Dat says:

      I have ALWAYS loved me some JT. SHEWWWWWWW
      So rest your weary heart ……….
      And relax your minddddd….
      Cause I’m gonna love you girl….
      Until the end of timeeeeeeeeeeeeee

      ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
      :thumbsup:

    79. 79
      Engr.E says:

      Met him once and also attended some conference he was in. He is a cool fella. Knows how to give a captivating speech.

    80. 80
      KayCeiSoul says:

      Ty says:
      Girl they were singing my song and Michelle just fell Bey and Kelly looked back like “if u dont get your azz up”

      ************************

      :waves: Ty!

      NOTHING is funnier than when Bey herself fell down face forward.
      She looked like someone had her on strings and dropped them bishes.

    81. 81
      Sandra Rose says:

      Betamax82 says:

      Sandra fix yo site ma’am
      _______________

      What’s wrong with the site?

    82. 82
      Avanti says:

      Maybe he just succeeded at keeping his private life, private! Its not our business who he dates. I have a lot of respect for him as a public figure… that’s it. Its none of his or your business what I do in my private life just as its none of mines a to what anyone else does.

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