He came out a few years back, I think it was on Oprah's show :) He had his mom with him (Gloria Vanderbilt).
Well, that explains it.
Originally Posted by Novaheart
I'm not aware of his officially coming out. ON a program where he was interviewing Jerry Falwell or some similar jackass, Anderson allegedly "slipped up" and said 'we' when referring to gay people.
Like some other folks, various politicians, athletes, and celebrities, this would probably fall into the category of worst kept secrets. Anderson Cooper coming out would surprise almost as many people as Ryan Seacrest.
Ryan Seacrest? NO! Next thing you'll tell me is that Liberace was gay.
Originally Posted by Gingersnap
The gayness part was the first thing I thought about when I heard this. He's American, he's an infidel, AND he's a well known rump ranger. What did he think would happen?
He thought that it would be just like Glee, with the tough kids accepting him because he's really cool.