23 Apr Crystal meth use has had deep consequences, especially for gay men living in a culture seen stereotypically as highly sexualized. Why do some gay men “sound” gay? After three years of research, linguistics professors Henry Rogers and Ron Smyth may be on the verge of answering that question. After identifying phonetic characteristics that seem to make a man's voice sound gay, their best hunch is that some gay men may subconsciously adopt. Men who call themselves gay are sexually attracted to and fall in love with other men. Their sexual feelings toward men are normal and natural for them. These feelings emerge when they are boys, and the feelings continue throughout life. Although some gay men may also be attracted to women, they usually say that their.