December 19, 2005

Go west, this is what we're gonna do

Fred over at Hip and Thigh ruminates on the plot of Brokeback Mountain and gives it a big "ho hum," wondering in particular what is supposed to be so "groundbreaking" about a gay-themed romance.

I'll go one further: What's so groundbreaking about gay cowboys?

The Village People's 1978 single "Macho Man" - note Randy Jones, gay cowboy, on the left.