National Coming Out Day brings the usual amount of loveliness

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Sunday is National Coming Out Day — a day whose purpose is pretty well described in its title.

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This year's edition has featured the usual highs of ordinary people spreading the joy about their own identity, and the usual lows of brands latching onto a heartfelt trend, but even Coca-Cola's shamelessness couldn't dampen the fun.

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Excuse us while we cry in the corner.

On National Coming Out Day, this immortal speech by Harvey Milk gets replayed a lot, but that is for a very good reason.

Take a listen:

It's the last line of that speech—"Once you do, you will feel so much better"—that rings the clearest all these years later.

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