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Thread #140082   Message #3218346
Posted By: GUEST,Suibhne Astray
05-Sep-11 - 03:32 AM
Thread Name: Freddie Mercury's 65th....
Subject: Freddie Mercury's 65th....
Apart from a brief flirtation with their quirky breakthrough hit in the autumn of 1974 I never did 'get' Queen, though I might respect not only their gifted musicality and legendary devotion to their craft, but also their celebratory openess to sexuality at a time when Inman and Grayson were hardly Gay icons. So here on Freddie's 65th birthday - respect. Thanks to Google for the timely thought - I'll now go listen to said quirky hit of 1974 on YouTube and no doubt the 13-year-old in me will still be beguiled...