Mayor Booker, known to be a political rock star with a strong future in politics, was also recently named one of Town and Country Magazine’s Top 50 Bachelors.He’s also been linked to Oprah Winfrey’s BFF, Gayle King.His spokesperson has declined to comment on Booker's sexuality in the past.And earlier this year a 1992 op-ed surfaced from his college newspaper, "The Stanford Daily." In the piece, titled "Pointing the Finger at Gays," Booker wrote about overcoming his own homophobia.But, the mayor tells the Washington Post that he doesn't mind the gay rumors that have bubbled up from time to time during his political career: “...People who think I’m gay, some part of me thinks it’s wonderful.She recalled about him during the interview: He’s wearing a teal, highly flammable suit and... According to Gayle, he was her high school boyfriend.
The request came after they resolved the knock she made against his state in the penultimate episode of co-anchor Gayle King—and inquired whether the date had taken place.“Well first of all, don’t read too into it about ‘asking out,’” Booker said. so we’ll see what happens in the future.”With regard to the many headlines generated by the exchange in question—even took a break from Trumpwatch to alert readers, “Mindy Kaling and Cory Booker might be going on a date”—Booker conceded, “A lot of people read more into it then there’s there, but this is just somebody I really revere, and have just a reverence for in terms of her impact that she is making in so many ways.
Cory Booker, mayor of Newark, NJ, is speaking out about gay rumors in a new Washington Post profile.
Booker, who recently won the Democratic primary for a special upcoming Senate election, is 44 and unmarried and does not speak publicly about his personal life.
“It's kind of ridiculous to even have that as an ambition because…
you forget to work on where you are now.” The Mayor went on to reveal he is happy with what he has.He explained his relationship with King, saying, “I wish there was a different word than friend [to describe our relationship] because she's really one of the best things that's happened to me.