Ask a Homo: Greeting a closeted co-worker. (VIDEO.)

How Should I Greet a Closeted Co-Worker’s Partner? (Video.)

How Should I Greet a Closeted Co-Worker’s Partner? (Video.)

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Aug. 27 2014 9:54 AM

Ask a Homo: Acknowledging a Closeted Co-Worker


Welcome back to Ask a Homo, a judgment-free zone where the gays of Outward answer questions about LGBTQ politics, culture, etiquette, language, and other queer conundrums. This week, advice for a woman who wonders how she should greet a closeted co-worker’s partner.

If there are questions you’ve been dying to ask a member of the real rainbow coalition, this is your chance. Send your queries—for publication—to, and please put “ASK A HOMO” in the subject line. Note that questions may be edited.


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