Cottonelle’s 2019 ad that included a gay couple angered some TV watchers. ‘Down there care from Cottonelle … down there because today you meet the parents,’ the voiceover says. ‘So before they sit you down, give your booty a confidence boost with cleaning ripples that remove more at once for a superior clean and make you feel like the kind of guy he takes home to mother.’ (Screenshot via YouTube)
Each year in late December , the Blade staff gets curious — and competitive — about which stories drew the most web traffic. This year’s list includes some obvious scoops and historic moments — and some surprises.
The top 10 WashingtonBlade.com stories by traffic in 2019 were:
STUNNER: Log Cabin endorses Trump for re-election
Patti LuPone slammed for telling Lindsey Graham to come out
Why aren’t more Trump supporters embarrassed by him?
New Fla. guv excludes LGBT people from non-discrimination order
Cottonelle’s gay toilet paper ad draws criticism
Transgender woman deported from US murdered in El Salvador
Police release video, photos of suspects in attack on D.C. trans woman
Brandon Flynn responds to rumors he’s dating Richard Madden
EXCLUSIVE: Trump comes out against Equality Act
Supreme Court sets Oct. 8 to hear whether workers can be fired for being LGBT