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December 2nd Vixens: Celebs That Share Your Birthday

Happy Birthday to all the Sagittarius born today (December 2nd)! It’s the one day of the year where it’s all about you… and whoever…


Beyoncé Covers Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People Issue

  Bey’s royal reign continues as she tops yet another list, but this time the superlative is about business, not ballads. Time Magazine declares The Queen,…


UMass Student First Openly Gay Player in D1 Basketball

Senior Derrick Gordon openly admitted to being gay yesterday (April 9) in an interview with ESPN and Outsports. The 22-year-old guard opened up…


Jason Collins Signs To Brooklyn Nets, Becomes First Openly Gay NBA Player

Jason Collins has become the first openly gay American athlete on an active roster in any major sport today, after signing a 10-day contract with…


Westboro Baptist Church Blames Kevin Durant For Oklahoma Tornado Tragedy

A prominent member of the Westboro Baptist Church is drawing a link between the Oklahoma tornado's devastation and a local team's support for openly gay…


ESPN Finally Responds To Chris Broussard: But Why Does He Still Have A Job?

ESPN President John Skipper had been somewhat silent in the aftermath of Chris Broussard's comments on gay NBA player Jason Collins. But at Tuesday's upfront…


Jason Collins’ Ex-Fiancee Lands Book Deal, Plans to Share Relationship Details

Jason Collins made history when he covered the May 6 issue of Sports Illustrated as the first openly gay athlete in a major men's sport.


Charles Barkley: Gay Players Have Been My Teammates

Jason Collins has been the subject of much discussion lately after recently becoming the first active athlete to come out as gay. Some praised him…


Charlamagne Tha God Talks Jason Collins—“Being Gay Is Not A Crime’

New York radio show host Charlamagne Tha God is not backing down from his support of Jason Collins, the NBA center who recently shocked the…


Jason Collins’ Ex-Fiancee Plans to Freeze Her Eggs

Former model and ex-fiancee to Jason Collins is crying foul.


Chris Broussard Defends His Comments About Jason Collins And Homosexuality On ‘The Breakfast Club’ (Audio)

ESPN sports analyst and senior editor for ESPN The Magazine Chris Broussard didn't hold back when recently speaking his mind about Jason Collins coming out.


Editorial: Why Jason Collins Matters

Something got lost in the excitement and backlash over Jason Collins' brave admission that he is gay: the genesis of his jersey number.