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HOMO. This Latin word, in its most enlarged sense, includes both man and woman. 2 Inst. 45. Vide Man.

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A pretty damn stately homo himself, Bourne is a veteran of London repertory theater who first made a splash in New York with Bloolips's early-'80s Lust in Space and won acclaim playing Blanche DuBois in a gender-bent adaptation of A Streetcar Named Desire called Belle Reprieve.
Penned by dearly departed disco queen Paul Jabara (with David Letterman sidekick Paul Shaffer), this classic song is a textbook example of a heterosexual diva singing the words of a homo songwriter for the benefit of other dance-happy homos, and now America's favorite drag ambassador helps bring the anthem closer to its creator's original man-to-man context.
The radical homo duo write that "if you can get them to think that [homosexuality] is just another thing--meriting no more than a shrug of the shoulders--then your battle for legal and social rights is virtually won.