Re: Model of how a gay gene could be propogated from generation togeneration

Eugene Leitl (
Thu, 2 Dec 1999 19:34:31 -0800 (PST)

Harvey Newstrom writes:

> The problem with this term has plagued biological statistics for a long
> time. Kinsey claimed that 10% of the population was "gay". But what was
> actually defined was a whole range of sexualities: Totally gay, mostly gay,
> tending toward gay, bisexual, tending toward straight, mostly straight, and
> totally straight. Which of these count as "gay" and which do not?

Also, it seems that under circumstances the so-called heterosexuals are capable of behaviour ordinary described as gay.

(brace yourself, this is pretty nasty stuff)