Tag Archives: sports

More Support From Brendon Ayanbagejo

He’s really giving Chris Kluwe a run for the title of best sports ally, isn’t he? Amazing. Watch this.

Read More »

New From Brendon Ayanbadejo

(Via Queerty)

Read More »

Quote Of The Day

Graphic by JMG reader Sean Chapin.

Read More »

Ayanbadejo Reacts To 49ers Flap

“I’ve preached since day one to my teammates that there’s certain words you can’t say. And when they’re around me they know — if B.A.’s around, you can’t say ‘gay’ in a derogatory manner, you can’t say the three-letter ‘f’ word. And I tell them, I go, you can’t say those things. And if people hear you say those things, ...

Read More »

49ers Anti-Gay Flap Widens

Yesterday Dan Savage removed the It Gets Better anti-bullying clip recorded by the San Francisco 49ers after two of the players that appeared in the clip denied having taken part. Though Culliver has since apologized for the controversial statements, the backlash seems unlikely to dissipate now that a new wrinkle has emerged. The 49ers’ linebacker Ahmad Brooks and nose tackle ...

Read More »

Poll Of The Day

Details.

Read More »

Open Thread Thursday

What are your plans for Sportsball Sunday?

Read More »

49ers Star: Not Down With Gays

“I don’t do the gay guys man. I don’t do that. No, we don’t got no gay people on the team, they gotta get up out of here if they do. Can’t be with that sweet stuff. Nah…can’t be…in the locker room man. Nah.” – San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver, who adds that players should only come out ten ...

Read More »

SAN FRANCISCO: Sports Illustrated Visits New Castro Sports Bar

Read More »

Why, Why, Manti?

From Brooklyn’s Gregory Brothers.

Read More »

Denver Nuggets Star Backs Colorado Civil Unions On Behalf Of His Two Moms

(Via One Colorado)

Read More »

TRAILER: Climbing With Pride

A documentary about “the largest LGBT rock climbing convention in the world.”

Read More »

VANCOUVER: Students Stage Anti-Bullying Flash Mob At Pro Hockey Game

The Province reports: Various videos of the anti-bullying flash mob that stole the show at the Vancouver Giants’ game Sunday are popping up on YouTube. Just over 1,800 students, all in pink shirts, were part of a dance number in the north end upper deck to One Direction’s What Makes You Beautiful. It was to promote Pink Shirt Day, which ...

Read More »

Chris Kluwe Has A Book Coming

This summer Minnesota Vikings punter and outspoken LGBT rights ally Chris Kluwe will publish a book of essays. “Beautifully Unique Sparkleponies” is scheduled for publication by Little, Brown and Company on June 25, 2013. A collection of uncensored personal essays, the book will delve into issues ranging from faith and government to human rights and professional sports. “Chris Kluwe’s book ...

Read More »

The Vatican Wants Tim Tebow

Benchwarmer-for-Jeebus Tim Tebow has been invited to join a just-launched Vatican crusade for “ethical values” in professional sports. Via Catholic News Service: The Pontifical Council for Culture is planning to host an international conference on re-instilling values in sports this spring, inviting representatives from top world governing bodies like FIFA (the International Federation of Association Football), the International Cycling Union ...

Read More »

Just Because

From Ben Cohen’s Facebook page, where his caption is: “And proud of it!”

Read More »

ESPN Airs Gay Kiss After Pro Bowling Champion Wins Final Match

On Sunday ESPN aired the Pro Bowling Association finals in the World Series Of Bowling where the sports network may have made some history. Jim Buzinski writes at OutSports: In what might be a first, ESPN this weekend showed an openly gay male pro athlete kissing his husband and they did not shy away from describing the relationship. The event ...

Read More »

Toronto Marlies: Against Homophobia

Read More »

Just Because

Also because sales of the calendar benefit Ben Cohen’s Stand Up Foundation. Office workers note: bare butts are ahead. (Via Stacy Lambe at Buzzfeed)

Read More »

Tim Tebow For Tivo

Read More »