- Les Yay: She played a Lesbian in Silkwood.
- LGBT Fanbase: She's one of the most frequently dragqueened women in the world. There is a reason that the stereotype "All gay men love Cher" exists.
- Never Live It Down: Her odd and oft-parodied leather-and-fishnets outfit, which straddles this weird line between Stripperiffic and outright nudity, from the video for "If I Could Turn Back Time."
"Weird Al" Yankovic (from his ALTV "interview"): How did you feel when you virtually swept the ALTV music video awards with your video for "If I Could Turn Back Time? [...] Especially when you walked away with a big award for "Best Exposed Butt Cheeks In A Music Video"?