No, it's not an Olympic sport. It's what you should plan to place on your table on Easter Sunday.
" Hard-cooked eggs in vibrant colors, atop a black lacquer board, make a striking decoration. Matching eggs go in "nests" at each place. (For colors of this intensity, use India inks.] Added drama - a repeat of black in place mats. Painted wooden birds add a note of whimsey to the setting. "
Um, thanks, Better Homes & Gardens Holiday Cook Book (c)'59. What a cheerful spread. I've think you've gotten your "gay" all kinds of wrong.