Sam Houston Institute of Technology changed its name to Rice University to avoid an unfortunate acronym. When the U. A University of Texas at Austin student once woke after a wild night of partying to discover someone had stolen his kidneys. One publication misused the term "come out of the closet" and it has Matthew McConaughey fans up in arms over a headline.
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Photo credit: Image Collect. Artists, craftsman, politicians, and businessmen from all over the world converge on Los Angeles, California, ready to do battle over the almighty dollar. Here are the ten best secrets Hollywood ever kept. For whatever reason, theatrical communities have always had a thriving gay populace, and many of these talents found they had to keep their private lives private if they wanted to make the leap to the big screen. For instance, actor Rock Hudson was a well known homosexual behind the scenes of Hollywood, and had to keep careful watch of what the media said about him. Hudson never officially came out, but he became one of the first celebrities to die of AIDS-related illnesses in Randolph Scott and Cary Grant famously lived together off and on for over ten years, leading to rumors of homosexuality that persist to this day.
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Now, before you get all uptight and offended, let's think this through for a moment. For a large portion of our population, beliefs are sturdy. Science could punch them in the face with fact and they still wouldn't let go of their ingrained belief system.
If the old adage that you "haven't made it until the gay rumors start" is true, then Jessie J. The British pop star, who is already openly bisexual, defended herself against allegations that she'd been ordered by her record company to withhold the fact that she is actually a lesbian. Though the singer quickly took to Twitter to deny the story calling it "boring" and "untrue" , she now finds herself in good company. James Dean , Vivien Leigh and Cary Grant are just a few of the many iconic celebrities to have faced speculation some posthumously about the true nature of their sexuality.