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Sign in. Young Simba : What's a motto? Timon : Nothing, what's a motto-with-you? Pumbaa : Nice! Timon : Boom!
Did Billy Eichner just out Timon? / Queerty
The article aims to explore the ways in which queer male body ideals have changed in recent years and how 'young, attractive, hairless, slim men' have become more popular in mainstream culture and in doing so helped change the ways in which we view masculinity. Obviously the piece is problematic. The term 'twink' has historically excluded people of colour and, while twinks may be more present in the media than ever before, 'young, attractive, hairless, slim men' have been seen as objects of desire for years. Not only that but, while twinks do challenge gender norms to varying degrees, there are plenty of other queer people who do so in more notable ways. The responses to the op-ed range from the laugh out loud to the serious and insightful.
People Are Calling Out This Problematic Twink Article And The Tweets Are Hilarious
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Eichner, who is openly gay, took over the role from actor Nathan Lane, who voiced Timon in the original animated film. Lane, by coincidence, is also gay. In fact, I lean into it more in my performances than I even do in my everyday life. He also addressed the much-discussed relationship between Timon and his sidekick Pumbaa played by Seth Rogan , which has long ignited discussion that the two might be gay. Please log in to add your comment Need an account?
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