As Blake Skjellerup wrote: “I feel short, and humble! Amazing to meet the first out MLB player Billy Bean. The first out NBA player, the ever so slightly tall Jason Collins. And Kirk Walker, the proudly out UCLA Softball coach and NCAA Champion.”
Skjellerup, a short track speed skater who competed in the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, is aiming to represent New Zealand at the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.
- The Republican health care bill is all but dead after President Trump asked Speaker Paul Ryan to scrap a vote when it was clear it wouldn't pass.
- Paul Ryan was forced to admit that "Obamacare is the law of the land" after the failure of the Republican health care bill.
- It's time for Ivanka Trump to "stand for women" against Republican health care policies, says Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards.
- Donald Trump had a photo op in a semitruck. The photos were too good not to become a meme — and the internet delivered 🚛👍