Lana Wachowski formerly Larry Wachowski claims to been ridiculed as a man. Now he claims to be women, and he is totally ridiculous, from Gawker:
On Saturday, Lana Wachowski was honored with the Human Rights Campaign’s Visibility Award at the organization’s annual gala in San Fransciso. The resulting 25-minute acceptance speech is a highlight (if not the highlight) of her public output thus far.
“I began to believe voices in my head — that I was a freak, that I am broken, that there is something wrong with me, that I will never be lovable,” she told the crowd, recounting the isolation and bullying (by a nun, no less) of her youth.
The speech is an eloquent exploration of the complexity of her coming out:
Land you are free to change your name. However you wee conceived as male and you will die as a male. Sex is immutable.