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Richard Chamberlain and his longtime boyfriend Martin Rabbett were caught in the act of strolling in New York. “The Thorn Birds” heart throb, who came out of the closet in 2003 when he published his biography “Shattered Love,” appeared on “Desperate Housewives” last season. He played Lynette (Felicity Huffman’s) gay stepfather.

Posted by hoodlum on December 17, 2008

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  1. By anonTWO
    On December 17, 2008 at

    actors want to work.
    there is still a terrible stigma attached to being homosexual.
    actors who are out do not work as leading men.
    I do not approve of people living in the closet but actors want to work and they will not work if they are open about their sexuality..
    Now that Chamberlian is out he is playing gay roles- that is so typically Hollywood.
    One need not be gay to play a gay character just as one need not be heterosexual to play a heterosexual character!

  2. By Anonymous
    On December 17, 2008 at

    It might not be the homophobia that’s kept him from getting more roles. It could be the awful plastic surgery which has left him looking like somebody’s Asian grandmother.

  3. By We hate Reta
    On December 17, 2008 at

    Two old fags. This is what u call gossip. who cares.

  4. By We hate Reta
    On December 17, 2008 at

    Two old fags. This is what u call gossip. who cares.

  5. By Reta
    On December 17, 2008 at

    Hey you gay bashing prick, how DARE you be a predudiced asshole and have my name anywhere NEAR it?! FUCKHEAD!!!!

  6. By gerard Vandenberg
    On December 17, 2008 at

    ask him: ANAL-TALKS?

  7. By kendall
    On December 17, 2008 at

    Wow, so much plastic surgery on both!

  8. By Anonymous
    On December 18, 2008 at

    It’s cool to be gay now.
    Look at Doogie Howser and Clay Aiken and Ryan Seacrest and Jake Gyllenhaal for example.
    Four fiercely homosexual lads making a great living.

  9. By Anonymous
    On December 18, 2008 at

    It’s cool to be gay? [rolls eyes].
    No, it’s not.

  10. By jonesie
    On December 18, 2008 at

    Gay-bashing? Gay-hating? No !!!
    The following is just to let them know what is coming to them: Richard Chamberlain, Martin Rabbett, Clay, Ryan, Jake, Elton John, ellen, Portia, etc. will all be together in a very un-cool place, (if you get my drift), and all can then have a gay old time for eternity.
    This is per Bible, Romans, Chapt 1. Are you heathens calling Christ a gay-basher (or) a teller of truth. Your answer will determine where YOU are going.

  11. By anonTWO
    On December 18, 2008 at

    jonsie, you are going to hell.

  12. By J-9
    On December 18, 2008 at

    Hey, whatever your belief, these two have been together for like over 30 years- You have to give them props for that.

  13. By Anonymous
    On December 19, 2008 at

    Jonesie, Christ didn’t say anything about homosexuality – that bit is separate in the Bible. And I trust you live by Leviticus EXACTLY – slavery, selling your daughters at market, killing unbelievers, death/ damnation for the various sins of eating shellfish, wearing mixed fibre cloth, touching leather, growing 2 diff crops together…..ooh the list goes on and on. You’re not even allowed to approach the altar of god if you have an eye defect, which I guess puts all the glasses and contact lens wearers out in the cold. ‘Cos you can’t pick and choose which you follow – Argue that it’s the literal word of God to be followed exactly and you’ll most likely end up in prison.

  14. By Anonymous
    On December 19, 2008 at

    “We hate Reta” is so dumb they’ve pressed the submit link three times! I think that speaks volumes about their level of intelligence. And I use the word advisedly. I wouldn’t worry too much Reta.
    5.52. Hilarious! Asian grandmother. Brilliant! Richard Chamberlain should come over to the UK and appear in xmas panto. Perfect as the Widow Twanky!

  15. By Life's choices, part 3
    On December 19, 2008 at

    Almighty God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah – everyone knows this. S & G were totally inhabited by faggots. God gave a final warning to them before they were destroyed. They did not give heed and repent and are now in hell. It is exactly the same with any other sins of rebellion (e.g. theft, adultery, cursing, idol worship, etc). Unless one repents from these (same as faggots must) they too will end up in hell. God the Father sent His only Son to die on the cross so that ALL sins may be forgiven. Doesn’t anyone read the Bible, or do faggots and lesbians just get mad when told the truth.

  16. By Anonymous
    On December 19, 2008 at

    “totally inhabited by faggots” Totally?? Gee, did they discover the secret of male pregnancy? I thought that was just a bad Scwharznegger movie. S&G. Ha ha! You make it sound like a chain store.
    No most people don’t read the bible – you know, like the majority of the world’s population who aren’t christian, other religions, no religions, can’t read, etc.
    I can never understand , unless it’s a drunken Friday night wind up of course, why people who are so puritan and extreme in their religious views are doing on these sites that deal with lovely filth and smut. I think it gives them a secret kick. We know where you’re coming from ;-). Has no one got any dirt on Mr Chamberlain? He must have done something!

  17. By Anonymous
    On December 19, 2008 at

    No, no procreation there.

  18. By Lenny
    On December 19, 2008 at

    If this is cool now, guess what’ll be cool in 20 years. I’m too afraid to think about it.

  19. By Anonymous
    On January 5, 2009 at

    Hey, these two guys look great, and it ain’t plastic surgery. You want to see a masterpiece of plastic surgery? Check out Dennis Hopper. Now, that’s something.

  20. By Anonymous
    On March 26, 2009 at

    Personally, even though I don’t think it is morally right to be gay, it is none of my business what two consenting adults do. That is between THEM and God, not me. And I have always adored and loved gorgeous Richard Chamberlain ever since Shogun and of course, The Thorn Birds! The MAN, gay or not, is a magnificent actor. And anyone who has ever seen The Thorn Birds knows darn good and well he can “play straight” quite effectively.

  21. By will
    On July 17, 2009 at

    Get real and accept other people for what they are, not the same as you. Some of these comments about these talented entertainers are needlessly low class.

  22. By Marion
    On February 24, 2010 at

    I have loved Richard Chamberlain since Dr Kildare days, I think I read somehere that he said if he told everyone about his private life it would’nt be private anymore.

    Having seen a photo of Martin and Richard together and as a woman for me a waste of two good looking men. But thats just me still love ya Richard.

  23. By annie devine
    On June 28, 2010 at

    Yea, Christ didn’t say anything about gays, and he didn’t say anything about how to organize a church, how much to give, what was OK to eat…………he left that all to his disciples after telling them that whatever they bound on earth would be bound in heaven. So you guys find another (false) tune. This one doesn’t ride.

    And, homosexuality is most definitely forbidden in the old and new testament regardless of the PC crowd would like to conveniently think.


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