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25 Totally NSFW Jerkoffs Bashing Jason Collins For Being Gay

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Earlier this morning, Jason Collins revealed that he is gay through a powerful Sports Illustrated article, and in doing so, becoming the first openly gay athlete in the four major American pro sports leagues.

Such a landmark announcement was sure to draw a lot of praise and criticism, as gay marriage has recently been a hot-button issue in the United States.  Well-known athletes such as Kobe Bryant and Baron Davis tweeted their support for Collins coming out, as did former President Bill Clinton.

However, there were also many people tweeting hateful and arrogant comments about Jason Collins’ announcement.

It is understandable that some people do not support gay marriage; however, our society needs to understand how difficult it must have been for Collins to make this announcement, as the terms “gay” and “athlete” are not what one would describe as being closely associated.

Collins needs all the support he can get, and Bill Clinton and Kobe Bryant can surely help pave the road towards a more tolerant society, but these following tweets may set us back about a couple hundred years.

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