11 Awkward Situations Bisexual Folks Are Tired Of Dealing With

“But I thought only girls could be bi?”

1. Answering outrageously personal questions:

Kindly direct them to this chart:

2. “But only girls can be bisexual!”

As countless studies, and common sense, have shown: Bisexual men exist.

3. The never-ending saga of threesome inquires/jokes/comments:

4. Answering this question:

5. People thinking you simply haven’t made up your mind yet…

6. …or that you’re being super slutty:

7. When you are in a relationship, people think *poof* you’re not bi anymore.

Kevin Winter / Getty Images

Evan Rachel Wood knows what’s up when it comes to being a bisexual lady.

8. Feeling pressure to simply choose a side:

9. Your girlfriends won’t trust you around boys, and your boyfriends don’t trust you around girls.

10. Having everyone question the label you choose:

*No, they are not.

11. As if all that isn’t exhausting enough, you run into some people who don’t “believe” your orientation exists:

It’s like they simply CANNOT wrap their brain around the concept:

Because obviously, you are just lying to yourself and the world:

So when you get frustrated, just remember what Woody Allen said:


Also, remember that you are in fantastic company:

Check out more articles on!

Sarah Karlan is the Deputy LGBT Editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
Contact Sarah Karlan at
  Your Reaction?


    More News

    More News

    Now Buzzing