If you’ve seen the ESPN coverage of last weeks NFL draft, chances are you’ve seen the moment openly gay college footballer Michael Sam receive the news that he was drafted by the St. Louis Rams. It was an emotional moment (as it would be for any athlete who realizes their life long dream) & an opportunity to show that a Sports Network didn’t care about your sexual orientation. The cameras kept rolling on Michael when he celebrated the moment with a kiss with his boyfriend.
Here’s the video:
Some people were not happy with television covering such an event. And some of those people sit in front of a camera in Dallas every weekday morning. Can you guess which two women are just a tad homophobic?
Well, the ladies who are not as tolerant of this relationship as the rest of us should have the right to not approve. I also have the right to think of them as douchebags. And I take that right very seriously.
Like Rodney King said: