You know the year is coming to a close when the “Fill in the Blank” of 2011 list start to pop up in media outlets. Now, I am not against these list as they give me some great reading entertainment late in the evening or as a break from a busy day at work. But I would appreciate you wait until December so I can enjoy knowing that there is a little time before it gets that much closer to my next birthday!

Well, here is a list that I want to share with you. I think the 2011 year might go down in history as the gayest year EVER (thus far)–until the next gayest year. So many folks came out, a great amount of attention has been given to LGBT issues and support has been wonderfully engaging. has put other their 21 Notable Comings Out for 2011–sorry if you come out now…it wont make it on the list.

Read up on the list of athletes, journalist, stage and film personalities, musicians and members of the armed forces.