J.K. Rowling had a reading in New York recently. In response to a question from a young attendee, she informs us that Albus Dumbledore was gay. http://www.newsweek.com/id/50787 I don't know that it means anything, to anyone, but it is interesting. The religious conservatives were already displeased with the story because of the wizardry. I don't know that this will make much difference to anyone.