(2)the terms homosexual, gay and lesbian have evolved into common insults, and are used by many to describe someone stupid or out of the ordinary.
(2) Shut up, man. you're so gay!
The reason why straight people don't find lesbians disgusting is because they are straight. Straight as in they only fancy women and therefore two women making love would turn them on.
2. It is NOT a synonym for stupid. It is highly offensive to those who are gay, or know someone who happens to be gay.
2. Homosexual, gay, lesbian, homo, etc. are not synonyms for stupid or any other insult. Many people do not know what they are saying is homophobic, and we must educate them about that.