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beth dittoBeth Ditto of The Gossip and general celebrity status, is to write a fortnightly advice column for The Guardian’s women’s pages.

You can see her first column here, where she tackles to question of how to come out to your colleagues.

Don’t be discouraged by any close-minded reactions. My mother has the best advice of all in these situations. It goes like this: they can’t kill you and eat you, no matter what, and, if they do, you’re probably not the one people need to be worried about . . . What would you rather be, a cannibal or a lesbian? A lesbian? Yeah, that’s what I thought!

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