As icky as that might sound, in a perverse way, you have to give the show credit.
At least it foregrounded a gay man trying to find love, instead of using gay men as humorous accessories—or potential roadblocks in the path of straight contestants.
A source close to the couple tells us Martone and Bass met shortly after Lorenzo started seeing Jacobs in 2008, but the two menâs relationship has only heated up in the weeks since Jacobs and Martone said "Bye Bye Bye."Based on Martoneâs tweet, he and - Jacobs had already called it quits when they attended a June 3 Am FAR benefit together and held hands while watching Cyndi Lauper perform.
The two men then headed to the Am FAR afterparty at The Park restaurant in Chelsea, where, interestingly, they hung out for a while with Bass and pop star Ricky Martin.
I had to stop and think about the political implications of everything before I uttered a word in public.For a while, I enjoyed my first exposure to politics.It was interesting to hear about political conversations and people even began talking about Fred as a potential president. audiences, just greenlit TV’s first reality show about gay dating.In the summer of 2003, Bravo premiered straight men who were pretending to be gay. You might think that, by the end of a very busy week-long tour, Kate would be exhausted, unenthused about getting dressed up for the cameras. to India—you’re probably jet-lagged, disoriented, otherwise exhausted.WATCH: Lance Bass Says He Was Not Invited to Justin Timberlake's Wedding Unlike .The show aired back in 2003 and followed a leading man, who did not know that his mix of 15 suitors included both gay and heterosexual men.Gatecrasher writes up at least eight occasions on which they've been spotted as a couple: "A source close to the couple tells us Martone and Bass met shortly after Lorenzo started seeing Jacobs in 2008, but the two menâs relationship has only heated up in the weeks since Jacobs and Martone said 'Bye Bye Bye.' A friend of Bass confirms that the boy-band star and Martone are indeed seeing each other, but says the odds of the relationship lasting are about as long as those for an âN Sync reunion.'Lorenzo is trying to make it more than it is,' says the friend, who adds that Lance is just 'not that interested.' The pal also points out that Bass, 31, prefers to date guys who are 'younger and prettier' than the 31-year-old Martone. A spokeswoman for Bass says she does not comment on his personal life.This time, the bachelor is looking for a fellow bachelor.LGBT cable network Logo is getting into the reality dating game with a new series, "Finding Prince Charming," with a cast completely made up of gay men.