Will Jason Collins’ Coming Out Break Open The Confessional Floodgates?
According to Sports Illustrated, pro baller Jason Collins didn’t set out to be the first male openly gay athlete to play in a major American team sport. After the news broke, Kobe Bryant offered support on Twitter, along with Spike Lee, Bill Clinton and countless talking heads. But in a matter of moments, the discussion turned sour as a joke from Rick Reilly entered the public chatter. We’ve seen how Frank Ocean’s Tumblr letter impacted both his career and music as a whole. How will Collins’ news change the game? Let’s explore. –>