Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo has been a consistent supporter of legalizing same-sex marriage. Burns Jr. On Aug. So he wrote a profanity-laced response to Burns and submitted it to Deadspin. How does gay marriage, in any way, shape or form, affect your life?
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Homosexuality in American football - Wikipedia
George Ames Plimpton March 18, — September 25, was an American journalist, writer, literary editor , actor and occasional amateur sportsman. He is widely known for his sports writing and for helping to found The Paris Review , as well as his patrician demeanor and accent. He was also famous for " participatory journalism " which included competing in professional sporting events, acting in a Western , performing a comedy act at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas , and playing with the New York Philharmonic Orchestra  and then recording the experience from the point of view of an amateur. Plimpton  was born in New York City on March 18, , and spent his childhood there, attending St. He was the son of Francis T.
New York Gay Football League celebrates 10 years
Through our league, our events and most importantly our members, we also seek to foster and augment the self-respect of all lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons and to promote respect and understanding from the larger community. While particular emphasis is placed on these specific goals, it is a fundamental principle of NGFFL that all activities, social and athletic, are conducted to be inclusive in nature and that no individual shall be excluded from participating on the basis of sexual orientation, gender, race, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, political beliefs, athletic ability, physical challenge, HIV status or gender identity. Teams representing these leagues participate in the national tournament titled Gay Bowl, hosted every Columbus Day Weekend in a different member city. On behalf of our many players, leagues and sponsors around the country, thank you for your interest.