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One Direction's Louis angrily insists that he's not gay

2014-11-11
One Direction's Louis Tomlinson has hit out at a journalist, who he thought was speculating about his sexuality. On Monday (November 10), The Independent ran a story claiming that Tomlinson had supported Apple's gay CEO, Tim Cook, by wearing a T-shirt featuring the rainbow version of the company's logo. ad_121271250 However, the singer apparently felt that reporter Jenn Selby was suggesting in the article that he is gay, prompting a series of angry messages on Twitter last night. The 22-year-old wrote that it is "fucking ridiculous" that he has to address his sexuality, but insisted that he is straight. Read his posts below: Selby responded to the singer's messages, pointing out that at no point did she speculate about his sexuality, and that she was merely applauding his apparent support of Cook. Read what she had to say below: Last week, Tomlinson's bandmate Harry Styles fuelled speculation that he could be bisexual by saying that the gender of a potential partner doesn’t matter to him - read more here. Cook - who replaced the late Steve Jobs as Apple's CEO - recently said that he is "proud" to be gay - read the full story here.