Good morning and welcome to The Huddle for today, November 17, 2020. It’s Tuesday.
Your need to read time today is 90-seconds, as usual.
This Morning’s Outsports Headlines:
Coming to outsports.com at 8 a.m. EST: 20 years of research shows homophobia not widespread in men’s sports, professor says
Also new this morning...
And a sportswriter wrote a column using only six words. That earned him notice in the Wall Street Journal:
“Just shot the cover image a few days ago,” Turnipseed wrote, adding that “My Suicide Race” will be out soon. He’s looking to network with people interested in his story: “If you know of audiences who may benefit from this story please shoot me a message, I would love to connect!”
If you’re an LGBTQ person in sports looking to connect with others in the community, head over to GO! SPACE to meet and interact with other LGBTQ athletes, or to Equality Coaching Alliance to find other coaches, administrators and other non-athletes in sports.
Highlights from Social Media:
Anya Packer has a comment about those throwback NHL jerseys:
Must be nice. Wouldn’t it be nice for every American to have the ability to say this and actually mean it. https://t.co/8uzXdRaS8h— DGilTM Ⓥ (@DGilTM) November 17, 2020
Podcast Du Jour
Nearly every day of the week, Outsports has a new podcast for your enjoyment. Speaking of D.Gil, he’s back with a fresh brew of The GAMEDAY TEA. Today, his guest is Martin Stark, founder of the World Gay Boxing Championships set for Sydney, Australia in 2023. Listen here:
Today’s Sports Calendar
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