Monday, October 17, 2005

"Razor Ramon HG (Hard Gay)"

This is a comedian who goes by the name "Razor Ramon HG", HG standing for "hard gay".

Kanako Otsuji, Osaka Prefectural Assemblywoman, and a lesbian, in a Japan Times interview recently responded:
[The way the media treats sexual minorities] makes me angry. This morning I saw [comedian] Razor Ramon for the first time. I never watch TV. I'd only heard about him. He's not homosexual. He just uses gayness for his act, to make people laugh. I'm afraid that people will get the idea that gay people are all like that, yelling and pumping their hips.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Not sure what she means. Can only homosexuals portray homosexual characters on TV? If this precedent goes into other areas, what will happen- the producers of the new movie based on "Memoirs of a Geisha" will be in serious trouble for using (gasp) Chinese actresses.

Hard Gay is tasteless. Also harmless. Anyone who would be influenced by it is obviously beyond redemption anyway.

9:06 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

DOMO!!! HARD GAY DESU ~OKAY~ *thrust* *thrust*

2:41 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i agree! people should enjoy such shows and this is obviously for jokes!

Ultimately one shouldn't go overboard...............

12:18 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I think she means that people of all race, kind and gender should be given due respect.

12:22 AM  

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