Publication: Huffington Post (via Martin's website)
Date: 29 Mar. 2010
Ricky Martin, the Latin pop superstar who is the most famous former member of the Latin teenybopper band Menudo, has declared that he is homosexual. On his website, he made a statement about how much he loves his twin sons and how he feels very blessed. he ends the announcement with these two sentences.
I am proud to say that I am a fortunate homosexual man. I am very blessed to be who I am.
Good on ya, Ricky. I'm not a big fan of your music, but I'm happy to see you telling the truth. As my daddy told me when I was a lad, always tell the truth. It's easier to remember.