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  •  Was Richard III gay? (0+ / 1-)
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    Wee Mama

    This whole story seems so gay…

    Love Me, I'm a Liberal!

    by simplesiemon on Tue Feb 05, 2013 at 05:17:22 PM PST

    •  No -- You're thinking of Edward II (0+ / 0-)

      Who actually swung both ways, since he managed to tolerate his wife long enough to produce several children and have a couple of male favorites (Piers Gaveston, Hugh le Despenser) as well.

      Edward II was assassinated at the orders of the queen's paramour, Roger Mortimer.

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