Article by Rachel Allison, Mississippi State University and Chris Knoester For all of the gains LGBTQ people have made over the past few decades, sports remain a highly visible reminder that homophobia and transphobia persist. In recent years, more professional athletes, from U.S. women’s soccer team player Tierna Davidson to
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PXTagE7BtRU?wmode=transparent&autohide=1&egm=0&hd=1&iv_load_policy=3&modestbranding=1&rel=0&showinfo=0&showsearch=0&w=500&h=404] RIP Macho Man (1852 – 2011) He lived his life like a large, steroid-injected candle in the wind. And I would have liked to have known him—but, I was just a kid. His candle burned out long before well after his legend did.