Last update: January 8 th Glossary of Gay Slang Terms. These slang terms were collected from a variety of sources, and among others the following ones: Francis Grose's Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue , published in and again in Vocabulary of the Flash Language the Cant included in the Memoirs of James Hardy Vaux , published in in Australia. We also thank here all our readers who sent us new terms, with the needed explanations, origin and so on. It is also thank to them if our dictionary is becoming one of the most complete and exhaustive in the Net. We normally didn't include in our dictionary the terms that can be found in a good dictionary of English language.
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11 gay-friendly small cities in big red states
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Rights affecting lesbian , gay , bisexual , and transgender LGBT people vary greatly by country or jurisdiction — encompassing everything from the legal recognition of same-sex marriage to the death penalty for homosexuality. By contrast, not counting non-state actors and extrajudicial killings, only one country is believed to impose the death penalty on consensual same-sex sexual acts: Iran. The death penalty is officially law but generally not practiced in Afghanistan , Brunei , Mauritania , Nigeria in the northern third of the country , Saudi Arabia , Somalia in the autonomous state of Jubaland and the United Arab Emirates. Sudan rescinded its unenforced death penalty for anal sex hetero- or homosexual in Following the issuance of the report, the United Nations urged all countries which had not yet done so to enact laws protecting basic LGBT rights.
Finger length may be an indication of sexual orientation, a controversial study has shown. Scientists from California found that lesbian women have a greater difference in length between their ring finger and index finger than straight women do. The same pattern was also found for homosexual men - but only when the researchers looked at those males that had several older brothers.