“We’re two dudes, laying on top of each other in spandex. Of course people are going to make fun of it. In sports, what we’re doing is a completely different issue than what they’re talking about. We’re competing here. I’m not going to look too deeply into it.” – American luger Preston Griffall, who isn’t bothered by the Canadian spot that teases the sport as being “a little gay.” Other US lugers aren’t quite so forgiving.