So, Idris Elba is named sexiest man alive, and that is wrong because he is too masculine?

The war on masculinity rolls on

In another sense, Elba fits squarely into an amusing pattern that People has been building up over the years, which sees them plump for decidedly masculine, established, patriarchal figures. The award, in other words, is relentlessly straight: this makes it feel weirdly detached from contemporary public discourse, which has clearly cross-pollinated with queer culture where the attractiveness of men is concerned.

One thought on “So, Idris Elba is named sexiest man alive, and that is wrong because he is too masculine?”

  1. It’s a good thing Caspar let us know xe’s an adult because otherwise my cultural, sexual bigotry would have blinded me. [sarc off]

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