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Old 02-10-2014, 12:02 PM   #25
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Default Re: Draft prospect Michael Sam comes out as gay

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Originally Posted by SteelersCanada View Post
That does make a lot of sense. My girlfriend has (extended, thank Christ) family in Texas that are a little bit less accepting of anyone who isn't white and/or Christian. I'm not going to pretend that those kind of people aren't everywhere, but I think they're more predominately down in the South. Can you imagine the good old boy Cowboys fan in rural Texas talking about having Michael Sam on their team?
I don't know for sure that the problem does exist more predominantly the further south you go. Where I live in Ohio there are a lot of intolerant people. I really can't say without looking into it though.
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