It Should Be Called ‘The Real Homophobes of Atlanta’

The gay slurs and cultural appropriation make this show more offensive to some gays than Duck Dynasty.

The cast of The Real Housewives of Atlanta attend the 2013 Bravo New York Upfront at Pillars 37 Studios in New York City, April 3, 2013.
The cast of The Real Housewives of Atlanta attend the 2013 Bravo New York Upfront at Pillars 37 Studios in New York City, April 3, 2013. Craig Barritt/Getty Images

Gay men may style their hair, compliment their shoes and “teach” them how to throw shade, but at the end of the long-weaved day, the Georgia peaches of reality TV still see gay men as AIDS victims, queens or f–gots.

Clay Cane is a journalist and radio personality in the New York City area. Follow him on Twitter.

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