Good afternoon and welcome to a delayed edition of The Huddle for today, Jan. 14, 2021. It’s still not yet Friday.
Your need to read time today is 90-seconds, as usual.
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Highlights from Social Media:
Ask any trans male athlete, or any trans man, and they will tell you how many people are obsessed with questions about their genitals. Out trans swimmer Schuyler Bailar posted about this phenomenon on Instagram:
Podcast Du Jour
Nearly every day of the week, Outsports has a new podcast for your enjoyment. Today, our Brian Bell returns with a new episode of the Outsports podcast, LGBT In The Ring. DailyDDT’s Patches Chance chats about his path into the profession, what informs his desire to cover independent pro wrestling and how his bisexual identity factors into that passion. Listen here:
Today’s Sports Calendar
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of men’s pro basketball action today.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of men’s college basketball action today.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of women’s college basketball action today.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of soccer action today.
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