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Are you predominantly left handed?

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Postby nathanjones » Sun Jan 16, 2005 11:54 am


I read somewhere there are alot of left handed gay men.....in another thread, I keep seeing people saying they're left handed.....

So how many of you are lefties?

For the record, I'm not. Mark is a lefty.

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Postby michaelk69 » Sun Jan 16, 2005 12:02 pm

I am.
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Postby jcmsea » Sun Jan 16, 2005 12:26 pm

lefty here and proud of it 8)
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Postby blackmet » Sun Jan 16, 2005 1:06 pm

Lefty, almost 100%. Write with my left, eat with my left, cut with my left, throw with my left, smoke with my left, everything under the sun with my left.

My left arm actually feels heavier and more muscular than my right. I think I could lose my right arm and not even care, but losing my left would be BRUTAL.
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Postby scguy » Sun Jan 16, 2005 1:53 pm

Right handed here...all the way. The left is totally useless other than for a balanced appearance. :D
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Postby JW » Sun Jan 16, 2005 3:06 pm

60/40 rightie/leftie here
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Postby g.cunningham » Sun Jan 16, 2005 3:09 pm

yep I'm a lefty too!
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Postby edu999 » Sun Jan 16, 2005 3:11 pm

Right-handed here. But if I'm driving, I hold the steering wheel with my left hand.
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Postby Xaphan » Sun Jan 16, 2005 3:23 pm

Lefties get to use the handicap parking, right? haha. Mostly right here. Oddly enough, I use my left hand for the mouse (as I’m sure many of you have mastered), and to hold my drinks with.
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Postby charmcitywop » Sun Jan 16, 2005 3:27 pm

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Postby matym » Sun Jan 16, 2005 5:30 pm

yeah but we're straight acting so we use our right hand just for the hell of it
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Postby qwertz » Sun Jan 16, 2005 6:10 pm

I am 100% gay and mostly right handed. I like left handed men. Very sexy.
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Postby nathanjones » Sun Jan 16, 2005 7:46 pm

Here is a link regarding the left vs right in gay thing.....

http://gaytoday.badpuppy.com/garchive/v ... 0700vi.htm

in case anyone is interested....

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Postby solat » Sun Jan 16, 2005 8:46 pm

I use my left hand for almost everything. I can write with my right hand but it's a bit sloppy.
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Postby Tygrrrr » Sun Jan 16, 2005 11:06 pm

For the most part I can use my left or my right for most everything, except for writing. Writing is always with my right hand. Although I can't dial a phone, use a remote control or use an ATM with my right hand. The numbers are backwards or upside-down. They are in the wrong order on those items. I hit the wrong numbers on those items if I use my right hand.

Drex, if they could come up with a trackball mouse for lefties, I'd use my left for that. ;)
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Postby Lesley R. Charles » Mon Jan 17, 2005 12:07 am

I write, paint and draw with my right hand. I can do it with my left but it is not as polished.

Reaching for doors, I use whatever hand is free, but more often than not it is my left.

Using the touch computer at work, I tend to use my left hand more than my right.

What does this make me? Maybe ambidextrous.
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Postby shyguy » Mon Jan 17, 2005 12:09 am

Another lefty! I can write with my right hand, but it isn't pretty.
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Postby batty » Mon Jan 17, 2005 7:23 am

Hardcore southpaw here too, everything I do leans to the left. And of course my political beliefs are in tune with my hand... so I'm a leftist lefty :D
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Postby Earl Butz » Mon Jan 17, 2005 8:01 am

I'm a leftie. I golf right handed though. I've seen lots of left handed gay guys....it must be a predominant trait or something.
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Postby RedMenace » Mon Jan 17, 2005 9:01 am

I just use my left hand for holding things. For anything requiring a lot of coordination (and of course writing) I use my right hand. I'd be surprised if there really were a connection-university tests not withstanding.
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Postby Cajun » Mon Jan 17, 2005 9:06 am

Everything on the left here too, even golf :lol:
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Postby devilnuts » Mon Jan 17, 2005 2:56 pm

I'm right handed but for some reason when I "take care of business" I have to use my left hand. I don't know why. I used to use my right hand, but I just can't do it anymore. Gotta be the left one. I suppose it's probably a good thing to change it up every so often, but it's been years since I could use my right hand and I see no relief in sight...lol

By the way, my b/f is left handed. Still need to remember to sit on appropriate sides when we eat dinner next to each other or we end up bumping elbows all night...lol.
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Postby SpendingSomeTime » Mon Jan 17, 2005 6:14 pm

Just read an article that says they still don't know WHY people are lefthanded. They did say that a lefthanded mother increases the chance more than a left-handed father. I would think that means it is present on the X chromosome, (which women ahve two X, and men only have one). Also the article said left-handed percentages are larger in lesbians than gays. Then later other studies showed men are more leikley tobe left-handed. Confusingly, they said in regular populations left-handed people are 5% to 40% with no explanation what those ranges mean. Another siad it is around 10%.

So far the survey here far from what I would think is normal--but it is a small sample.

And I wouldn't be surprised if some of the more mature members recall being disciplined or force to be right-handed, which was common in schools. My sister is left-handed and she was forced to write with her right in school. Left-handed was seen as a dysfunction to curse and sign of evil, so I imaignie the nubmer of left-handed people has increased over the decades.

Right-handed here btw.
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Postby Thomsen » Mon Jan 17, 2005 9:14 pm

100% Right-handed. No one I know of in my extended family is a lefty, also no one is gay either. I think I'm adopted :)
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Postby dabonsteed » Mon Jan 17, 2005 11:42 pm

me and my brother are both lefties. The only ones in the family, either side.

My brother, however, is not gay.

I'm also left footed and left eyed.

I'm ambidextrous when it comes to "me time" though. :)
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