Learn the History of the Word Gay: WATCH

PBS put out an amazing and historically thorough video about the etymology of the word gay and how it’s become contemporarily known for someone who loves the same sex.

The word “GAY” has a long history in the English language, but why did “GAY” stop meaning “happy” and start referring “same sex relationships?” Watch this week’s episode of Origin of Everything to find out.

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