IFD Live: A 4-year-old Boy’s Infatuation with Lynda Carter’s “Wonder Woman.”

Peter-Domani

I was four years old. And I had tasted pure, unadulterated joy. This was The Bronx in the early 80s. There was no cable. There were rabbit ears, and these rabbit ears on our incredibly boxy television delivered to me that pure, unadulterated joy in the form of “Wonder Woman.” …

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IFD Live: How Cross-Dressing And “Mommie Dearest” Helped Teen Confront Bully.

Jason-Bishop

Being a gay 6th grader sucks. It was particularly bad for me in Mississippi in 1985. Life sucked at school, it was horrible, every day I was tortured, it was just horrible. “Sissy”, “faggot”, “gaywad”, it never ended, never, ever ended. There was this one kid in particular, his name …

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