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.”

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

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

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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.

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

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

5. Watch the whole painful interview here.

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