"Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" is a “queer” icon whether “conservatives” like it or not, according to one Ivy League professor...Judy Garland, Gloria Gaynor, Lady Gaga, Cher, and Madonna? Gay icons. Rudolph? Not so much.
Boylan began a gender transition to live as a woman at the age of 42. In her article, she compares her life experience to the Christmas classic, saying, “the subtext of this ridiculous story was the truth of my own improbable life. A fabulously blond elf who doesn’t like to make toys? [He wants to be a dentist. A gay dentist, perhaps?] A reindeer who is cast out by those who are supposed to love him, on account of an accident of birth?”
I'm reminded of an Iowahawk tweet that Instapundit repeats quite often: