How Andy Cohen was traumatized by Eddie Murphy
I’m just beginning to read Andy Cohen new book, Most Talkative.
I was just stunned by a chapter in the book that relives his experience as a closeted high school student who went to an Eddie Murphy concert in the 80s and had to suffer through anti-gay material that his straight friends found hilarious.
I ran out of the arena and into the bathroom where I spent most of the concert in a stall, rocking back and forth wishing and praying that I could somehow unzip my skin and throw it away,’ he writes. ‘I wanted to walk out of that bathroom a completely different person and yet I knew I couldn’t.’
Read more about this traumatic incident detailed in my story posted at Gay Star News.