Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 10/19/14
With SCOTUS striking down DOMA yesterday, it’s one of the best times ever for Gay Pride in America. And coincidentally the Gay Pride Parade is coming up this weekend. I actually hate parades, and big crowds for that matter, but I’ve attended the Gay Pride parade at least 4 or 5 times in my life. the Chicago Fire soccer club will be a huge part of the parade this year. For all those bigots complaining about gay becoming so mainstream today…uhm are you aware that boy bands ruled the ’90s from a pop culture perspective? That is a genre of music dominated by homosexuals, and it was pretty in America 15-20 years ago. So today’s celebration of gay rights isn’t exactly a new phenomenon. One of my favorite songs of 1998 was the Backstreet Boys’ “I’ll never break your heart.” The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced today that they will partner with PepsiCo and Section 8 Chicago, the Independent Supporters’ Association (with a very very unfortunate name) to participate in the 43th Annual Chic...
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