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Re: When did Goldust stop groping opponents in ring??

Originally Posted by Vic Capri View Post
Was Goldust supposed to be gay, but they copped out by adding Marlena and playing mind games to let the heat die down? I always wondered that.

- Vic
I don't suppose any of us know for sure but I never felt he was supposed to be gay. His character was flamboyant, sure but the gay stuff to me was always portrayed as a weapon. He wasn't feeling guys up cause he wanted to, he was simply playing on the standard homophobia that a lot of men seem to carry, especially back then.

It was a novel, cutting edge idea but it was always bound to draw some controversy and I think that's why it was toned down.
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