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Gaming with 'GayBoy'

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A gay gamer logged into Xbox's popular shoot-'em-up Halo 3, calling himself 'xxxGayBoyxxx'. What could go wrong? Surely no one would give our gay 'straight-shooter' a hard time? 'GayBoy' tells us: "Other than maybe a quick 'hello' to the chat room or a request to 'veto', I didn't say anything first or taunt anyone. What was said by these players was done with no provocation on my part. The vast majority of the times I wouldn't even respond back." Check out how some trigger-happy online gamers responded to brave trouper GayBoy below. Matt Akersten - 2nd December 2007

Credit: Matt Akersten

First published: Sunday, 2nd December 2007 - 12:07am

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