From Bromance to Sexual Obsession: David Bowie And Mick Jagger

Their magnetic attraction was an open secret

Mick Jagger and David Bowie

In 1973 you couldn’t just start a family and then become gay. Your sexual curiosity stayed within the limits of adultery, orgies, and heterosexuality. It was taboo to be a faggot, so people rarely talked about their same-sex experiences.



We study history to understand the world and avoid mistakes from the past. But there is no universal truth: History is just a bunch of personal interpretations filtered through time.

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