30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

These pictures are the best. End of story.

A few years back (and still to this day), a blog called “Born This Way” collected photos from LGBT people showing their younger gay selves. We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to share with us the gayest picture they took as a kid. Here’s a truly, honestly amazing collection of pictures that will make your day.

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Skinny arm. For. Days.” —ginjah_ninjah

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“My camp counselor took this pic of me dancing to “Oops… I Did It Again” when I was eight. I was OBSESSED with Britney Spears at the time and I still love the song to this day. I came out when I was 18 and it’s nice to know that I was just as fabulous at eight as I am now.” —jordanj13

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Looking really Cuban with the outfit and really gay with the background, very accurate!” —davidfernandof

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Safety orange, mullet bangs…clamming. This photo always makes me chuckle, look at that little lezzie.” —nikkir4254850db

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“When I was five, my twin sister and I were her Hercules and Meg for Halloween. I did not like my Hercules costume so I made us switch and I’m clearly much more content as Meg.” —mattr46cce2338

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Came across this picture a couple years ago and couldn’t quite believe it. I’ll let it speak for itself. #babybutch” —maddief4413102cd

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“I don’t know quite remember why I did this, but I mean…I wasn’t mad. I mean, check out that smile.” —marshallamplify

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“I brokebacked before Brokeback.” —ivancommajoseph

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“I was 3 and demanded I wear those flowers. Because I was what…SICKENING!” —ajw3

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Me around 4 or 5, dancing to Whitney Houston’s ‘Queen of the Night.’ I still love that song.” —smeredith89

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Me: I’m gay.
Parents: What? No you’re not.”
—justinbreton

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“My older brother and I back in ‘97. Gay then, gay now.” —geoffreyg4

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“When I was a little boy, I was allowed to play with dolls. After I came out to my family I asked my mom why she let me and she simply said, ‘You wanted them so bad and I wanted to make you happy.’ Clearly from my face you can tell I was happy.” —jonathanm416a87015

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“My Halloween costume when I was in the fifth grade! I wanted to be a girl that year so bad. I was 10…. and somehow my family didn’t catch on! Lol.” —e4fd78b80d

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Walking and already fabulous.” —Chris

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Even at 3 years old I knew I had a bright future ahead of me as a Tina Turner impersonator.” —whatamidoinghere

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Back when I wanted to be a ‘fixer’ and my wardrobe consisted mainly of cargo pants and dragon T-shirts. I’m currently sitting here in basketball shorts and a Spider-man T-shirt, so I really shouldn’t judge younger me’s fashion sense. I think exactly no one was surprised when I came out.” —StarBurned

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Very embarrassed I wasn’t wearing Andrew Christian briefs.” —Jon-Michael Poff

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Serving Grey Gardens Little Eddie realness! Light blue slip, red cape, and a black du-rag. I believe this is the best costume for the day. As I recall, I was putting on a show in the chicken coop…. because that’s normal.” —whitneydubsr

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“I’ve always wondered why my parents thought I was gay. Now I know why…” —tylerl422d13561

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“I look so fucking stoked. Transguy who still now wears a leather jacket and killer glasses.” —ollieow

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“I used to play Pretty Pretty Princess with my sister and cousins. Then we would tango to ‘Tango Maureen’ from Rent.” —jakew4cc132ea6

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“What can I say? I have a flair for the dramatics.” —ANDY

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“I mean, come on… what little boy doesn’t want to be Sailor Moon instead of Tuxedo Mask for Halloween?” —Padawan Ryan

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“I would vacuum the carpet while wearing this. And I called myself Jeanette. #DragQueenAspirations.” —adamlewis

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Here’s my baby lesbian picture circa 1999. I was really hoping my parents would use this as a headshot, I still don’t know why they didn’t…” —strobertson9

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“I’m the sassy lion in the front.” —akenigsberg

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“1992: I used to build shelves with my dad, but only while wearing my Mickey construction shirt and with stamps on my arms to represent tattoos. Grew up to be very gay.” —Britt

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Making duck face since I was 2.” —seanh27

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30 Of The Gayest Pictures Of LGBT People As Kids

“Think this about sums it up…” —brandonm28

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