RIP Kobe wrote: Duffman100 wrote:
So basically being a racist owner gets you banned from the league (Sterling), being anti Semitic ends your career (Leonard), but homophobic superstars get off?
There’s a joke there that I won’t say
i'm offended that you even had that thought. now ban yourself indefinitely.
see how ridiculous this is? to be offended over. every. little. thing.
From the General Board about this topic.
What makes it worse is that this was all staged and there is still the blatant homophobia.
As someone who is part of the LGBTQ+, this was the type of stuff that made it so hard for me to embrace myself and accept myself for years. I correlated with liking guys as being bad. I do not wish the same for other LGBTQ+ youth
I suggest you look in the mirror, think about words said and how they impact people beyond your little bubble. Words matter. Empathy matters.