So anyways, this picture – of the cover of the new ish of Gay Times-ery – has been banned on London’s glittering Tube.
Because one of the models was in, and-we-quoteth, ‘an unnecessary state of undress’.
Oh but irony of ironicals, the issue in question is only the Freedom issue, in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the legalisation of bumming.
‘In our opinion, their refusal is totally unjustified considering some of the heterosexual ads on display at the moment,’ said a spokesman for Gay Times. ‘The Freedom issue is all about celebrating… the fact couples of the same sex have the same rights as heterosexual couples.’
Nice bit of publicity, all the same.
Now let’s look at a picture of a famous, also in an ‘unnecessary state of undress’.