An active gay athlete coming out is news today, but soon it won't be
The complaints about these stories are similar to complaints about people "flaunting" their homosexuality in public by holding hands or showing affection for their partners. They aren't flaunting, and Derrick Gordon is not shoving his sexuality in anybody's face. He is giving closeted homosexuals an example of somebody who is not afraid anymore. In a year, you probably won't even remember his name. He can live his life, and you can live yours.