Category Archives: sports

Comic Strip Kyle’s Bed and Breakfast Protests Sochi Olympics

I’m not sure that I quite the entire message of the suit and fake blood packets together. I take it as a commentary on support of gay Russian’s and the violence the face. Other interpretations?

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International Olympic Committee vs. Real World on Anti-Gay Laws

The below is a screen shot from the blog Joe.My.God. Click on the image to enlarge it for better reading. While Nigeria is not Russia, the fact that these articles appear next to each other speaks to the problem with … Continue reading

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LGBT Night Out, The College Version

Pride Night for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community have been staples for pro sports teams like those in my hometown of Washington, DC. Outsports.com is reporting on a college version of the same idea in Ohio: Gay … Continue reading

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#LoveAlwaysWins Campaign Begins to Counter Russia’s Anti-Gay Propaganda Law

From a press release posted to Joe. My. God. Today All Out, an organization mobilizing millions of people and their social networks to build a powerful global movement for love and equality, released a new short video as part of … Continue reading

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Sneaker Giant Nike Donates 200K to LGBT Sports Coallition

From THINKPROGRESS: Earlier this year, Nike, the world’s largest sporting apparel company and an absolute icon in sports, launched a line of shoes and other products meant to promote LGBT equality in sports. The #BeTrue line wasn’t just a marketing … Continue reading

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Bull rider J.B. Mauney Wins First World Title

My USA Today in Dallas had the below full pager on the back of the sports section. Your first big win, no matter what the sport, is always one that will be the most special to ya. Congratulations J.B. Read … Continue reading

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Praising the Out LBT Woman Athlete

Anna Aagenes, writing for The Huffington Post, reminds us all that while we are quick to give coverage and praise to sports figures such as Jason Collins, Orlando Cruz, and Darren Young, we should not forget that professional out Lesbian, … Continue reading

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Why It Gets Better: You Could Play Pro-Soccer

Joe Jervis of the blog Joe. My. God. reports that Robbie Rogers has signed and begun play with the Los Angeles Galaxy Soccer Team. Rogers originally came out and then retired from the game, but after some reflection, he decided … Continue reading

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Washington Wizards Jason Collins on Express Front Page

The Express is the Washington, D.C. free paper. It’s a condensed version of The Washington Post Read the full article

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Could College Kicker Alan Gendreau Be the First Out NFL Player?

While a lot of blogs and news outlets are focusing their speculation about who the NFL players may be that are readying to come out, OutSports has a profile on college kicker, Alan Gendreau, who’s openly gay and who wants … Continue reading

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