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NFL Player On Gay Athletes: "I Don't Want To Teach My Kids Those Things."

"You don't have to show it and flaunt it like that."

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In an awkward interview with ESPN on the issue of gay athletes, Falcons star Asante Samuel brought up a few obnoxious straw man arguments.

Um... As long as gay people play sports, there is a combination.
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Um... As long as gay people play sports, there is a combination.

Yeah. Because your experience as a member of the majority totally qualifies you to talk about how a minority group feels.
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Yeah. Because your experience as a member of the majority totally qualifies you to talk about how a minority group feels.

Translation: It's okay to be gay, but I don't have to know, do I?
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Translation: It's okay to be gay, but I don't have to know, do I?

Because explaining to a child that two people love each other is such a terrifying thought.
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Because explaining to a child that two people love each other is such a terrifying thought.

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