“I am a gay man, it’s not a secret, but not something that everyone would necessarily know but isn’t something I’ve spoken publicly about before. It’s not something that defines me. I’m not a half-Indian politician, or a doctor politician or a gay politician for that matter. It’s just part of who I am, it is part of my character I suppose.
“It’s not a big deal for me anymore, I hope it’s not a big deal for anyone else, it shouldn’t be”
Leo Varadkar on RTÉ R1’s Sunday with Miriam O’Callaghan this morning
Leo Varadkar: ‘I am a gay man’, Minister says (Irish Times)
(Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland)
BAI: “For reasons of balance, Leo Varadkar must now have sex with a woman later on in the show”
— James Kelleher (@etienneshrdlu) January 18, 2015