Wait, Did People Not Know Jim Parsons Is Gay?

Actor Jim Parsons arrives at the 20th Anniversary Alzheimer's Association "A Night At Sardi's" at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on March 21, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. Photo: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

To the one person out there who didn't know Jim Parsons was gay, well, it's now New York Times–level official. Previously it was just getting-thanked-at-the-Emmys-level official, mentioned-in-the-Daily Mail–level official, and publicist-declining-to-comment-level official. But now that his ten-year relationship has been acknowledged in the Times, it finally counts.