A gay man who apparently had enough of a New York City subway preacher spewing anti-gay hate decided to respond. “I’m a man. And I’m a good man. And I’m a gay man and Jesus loves me. Jesus loves me,” the gay man yells back at the preacher, to great applause.
While many of our readers know standard operating procedure in these situations is to ignore people like this preacher because they likely have mental health issues and could become dangerous, it’s gratifying to see someone standing up to them.
Update: New York Magazine’s Intelligencer first ran this video, then Towleroad, then Gawker. Many of the comments at Towleroad and Gawker — especially Gawker — focused on the religion aspect, with readers writing the man doesn’t need to believe in Jesus for his self-worth.
Also, at some point the video dropped out — here it is. (Curse you, iframe!)
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