A ‘rainbow’ of possibilities
LGBT symbols – What are they? What do they mean? Does the community still need them?
A ‘symbolic’ history
Of course, there were the hanky codes. I think different types of flowers had different meanings.”
Wearing a red tie or a green carnation, said Wolner, meant that a person was homosexual. Hanky codes, however, are much more detailed. The codes traditionally involve wearing various colors or symbols to let prospective sexual partners know what they were interested in or looking for. The codes range from being a top or a bottom to enjoying sex outdoors or connoting fetishes.
Handkerchief code or hanky code (also known as bandana code and flagging) is a way of indicating, usually among gay male casual sex-seekers or BDSM practitioners in the leather subculture in the United States, Canada and Europe, whether they are a top or bottom, and what kind of sex they are seeking, by wearing cotton color-coded handkerchiefs (bandanas), usually in the back pocket. Hanky code was widely used in the 1970s as a gay code, however it is increasingly mainstream
Leabian Hanky Code | Card Carrying Lesbian … What’s in your wallet?
This last Saturday I was out at one of the local lesbian dive bars and I saw a butch chick flaggin’ an orange hankie right in the center of the back of.
‘Ze worstelen met geaardheid’
Gedigitaliseerde krantenarchieven maken studie naar taalverandering eenvoudiger.
Een nieuw element in het periodiek systeem
Politieke partij met spirituele grondslag
Ik heb een vraag: Astrologie duister systeem van … (Mesopotamische Astrologie van 2000 v.Chr)?
Ik heb een vraag: Hoe verstaan wij taal? Hoe ontstaan misvattingen…
Eeuwenoude symbolen zijn een taal