Good morning and welcome to The Huddle for today, November 5, 2020. It’s almost Friday! AKA Thursday.
Your need to read time today is 90-seconds, as usual.
This Morning’s Outsports Headlines:
Revisiting some of our favorite Outsports stories of 2020:
In other LGBT Sports news...
- Scroll down to see Biles’ tweet and who’s RT’ing it
Also new this morning...
GO! SPACE is showcasing Bri Tollie, 21, who will be graduating from Southern Methodist University in Dallas in 2022. She studies political science and human rights. Tollie serves as president of the Black Student-Athlete Committee and as a youth power fellow for Planned Parenthood Texas Votes. She is a small forward on the women’s basketball team and she told her coming out story last month in Outsports.
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 RT’d Simone Biles standing up for our community to a bunch of Christian homophobes who criticized the gymnast for an Uber Eats commercial with Queer Eye’s Jonathan Van Ness:
Justice Horn spent Wednesday visiting Excelsior Springs, Mo.
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Night two at The Elms! - Today, we checked out the Hall of Waters, some historic buildings, and shopped locally here in Excelsior Springs! - - - #mo #vote #elms #instagram #southdakota #kc #county #missouri #downtown #election #fall #november #explore #photography #lgbtq #gay #thankful #love #like #politics #follow #trip #votesmatter #2020 #wednesday #hope #pride #explorefeed #winter #change
Podcast Du Jour
Today’s Sports Calendar
NFL Week 9:
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of soccer action today.
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