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What does OTC stand for?

OTC stands for Out of The Closet

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Outing is back," declared an article in the San Francisco Chronicle--that controversial practice from the 1980's whereby famous gay people would be dragged out of the closet kicking and screaming by some pissed-off gay journalist or ACT-UP member.
But putting on a pink triangle or carrying a rainbow flag in public once a year--in a city you don't live in--with hundreds or thousands of others and then returning to one's seemingly straight life for the rest of the year is hardly "coming out of the closet.
To rebuild integrity you may want to plan a journey as far out of the closet as possible in the near future.