Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 1/26/13
If you spend enough time paying attention to things, you can learn something new everyday.  Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried is a rebounding machine, he hustles on every play imaginable, and he has two mothers. Yes Faried’s parents are both women, they are lesbian, and they are life partners who deserve the opportunity of a civil union. Faried’s mother Waudda introduce him to her girlfriend and the woman who would go on to be her wife Manasin Copeland 10 years ago. Faried for his part didn’t think much of it. “I think people have an aura about them and the first time I met her, I thought, ‘I like this lady,” Faried said. “And when they got married, that showed me what commitment is all about, that there are people out there that can commit, even though for them it really has been the worst of times. I look at them, what they’ve been through and I think, ‘Wow. That’s amazing.’ They’re amazing to me.” [...] Waudda and Manasin were  legally married on April 5, 2007 in the
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