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Gay games

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by greenlantern, Jul 11, 2006.

  1. greenlantern

    greenlantern Guest

    Here's an actual lead to a story on the AP Wire.

    "CHICAGO — If gays want to play flag football or darts, Chicago is the place to be. If they are looking to see how they measure up against the best gay handball players or are looking for a rousing game of bridge, Montreal is the spot."

    Gay handball players. I wonder if they took any photos of that.
  2. dog428

    dog428 Active Member

    That's one terrible lede right there.

    "If gays want to play flag football or darts, Chicago's the place to be"?

    Seriously? I know the gay games story probably wasn't at the top of anyone's wish list, but damn.
  3. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    Bubbledick chiming in to tell us Chicago's his kind of town pollute this thread in 3...2...1...
  4. The Big Ragu

    The Big Ragu Moderator Staff Member

    I don't know anything about the gay games, but I believe they once held the "run, catch and throw like a girl" Olympics in Chicago. John Belushi won most of the events.
  5. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    Ozzie Guillen is honorary commissioner.
  6. Bubbler

    Bubbler Well-Known Member

    Stop talking about my privates, BYH!
  7. Twoback

    Twoback Active Member

    A friend of mine is in the Gay Games. Has competed many times in the past, playing soccer. Once won a gold medal, even.
    The one thing that I asked him about the competition was this: How do they know if you're gay?
    And the thing is, they don't. If you're a hetero willing to play, they're happy to have you.
    I think that's pretty cool.
  8. grrlhack

    grrlhack Member

    When the pats on the ass linger! ;D
  9. greenlantern

    greenlantern Guest

    I doubt a straight guy will participate in gay handball.
  10. John

    John Well-Known Member

    I'll pick Lamar Latrell to win the javelin.
  11. sportschick

    sportschick Active Member

  12. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    End of thread.  :D

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