Re: Why NBA center Jason Collins is coming out now
Good for him, and a very well-articulated piece.
And Mattographer, we speak not because it's newsworthy, but because some people want to silence us. If you declared you were straight it certainly is not newsworthy, but no one is gonna silence you. So if you think the coming out is not newsworthy, then continue to not let it not bother you and be on your merry way. But if you're bothered by reasons of your prejudiced misconceptions, it just shows the need for us to speak up even more. We WILL not be silenced.
He looked deep into his eyes and said, "You're perfect."
"No, I'm not. But with you, I don't even care."