You think that you can charm someone with your personality and dazzle your date with your dashing good looks so much that they just won't be able to let you go, HIV status be damned.You think maybe if you wait a couple of beats before disclosing your status, they will get to know you and look past your HIV symbol.These boys are looking for answers, but they are afraid of the one they might get. It sucks, it isn't fair, and there is nothing that you can do about how they feel.But maybe you think you can overshadow the fear that your potential mate has of HIV.By contrast, Grindr, in an effort to increase their visibility as a health-conscience gay/bi dating app, is just now implementing the testing reminder feature and are boasting they are aligned to proactively give away tons of free ads to LGBT Centers nationally, according to a surprisingly fluffy New York Times article. (I’ll go ahead and say: he is losing his edge as the expert in this context.) And Grindr certainly played the hand pretty low by saying they won’t sue. Alex Garner, Senior Health Innovation Strategist at Hornet tells [imstilljosh] in an exclusive statement that, “Hornet has a long history of ensuring that gay men have access to information and resources so they can take control of their sexual health.
Learn more about how transgender public figures, including Chelsea Manning, Jen Richards, Laverne Cox, Janet Mock, Caitlyn Jenner, Chaz Bono, and others are shaping and pushing forward the agenda of the LGBT rights movement.Rejection is a part of life, and, if exercised properly, it can be a healthy and affirmative practice.