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Why You Shouldn't Fear Coming Out If You're Over 50

Why You Shouldn't Fear Coming Out If You're Over 50 | Come Out | Scoop.it
By Rick Clemons for YourTango.com

As the gay marriage movement gains momentum and even the president is on board with the idea of it, more and more people are able to walk proudly into their sexual truth.

Coming out happens no matter your age, ...
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Seeing Through The Fog

Seeing Through The Fog | Come Out | Scoop.it
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Brad Thorson came Out as a gay man on his own blog.


Brad Thorsonon is a former college football player for Wisconsin.


Brad played as a NFL football player for the Arizona Cardinals.

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Derrick Gordon finds his freedom

Derrick Gordon finds his freedom | Come Out | Scoop.it
After a year of isolation, gay UMass basketball player Derrick Gordon discovered the strength to share his truth with family and teammates. He becomes the first active male NCAA Div. 1 basketball player to come out publicly.
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Derrick Gordon came Out as a gay man publicly on outsports.com and ESPN.

 

Derrick Gordon plays for the University of Massachusetts in Division 1 college basketball,

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Zoie Palmer Totally Has A Girlfriend: "Lost Girl" Actress Thanks Partner at Canadian Screen Awards

Zoie Palmer Totally Has A Girlfriend: "Lost Girl" Actress Thanks Partner at Canadian Screen Awards | Come Out | Scoop.it
Zoie Palmer gave a shout-out to her long-rumored ladyfriend, Alex Lalonde, at The 2014 Canadian Screen Awards and the gay internet is RUNNING WITH IT.
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Zoie Palmer is a Canadian actress from Lost Girl..


Zoie came Out in a speech, thanking her girlfriend at the Canadian Screen Awards. 

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Chicago Fire Star Monica Raymund Confirms She's Bisexual on Twitter

Chicago Fire Star Monica Raymund Confirms She's Bisexual on Twitter | Come Out | Scoop.it
Good Monday morning! Chicago Fire star Monica Raymund confirmed she is bisexual on Twitter Sunday when she tweeted an article about a Norwegian artist's protest against Russia’s gay propaganda law. In her tweet Raymund wrote, “So proud to be Bi and excited about this movement during the…
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Monica Raymund came Out as bisexual on twitter.

 

Monica Raymund is an American actress, starring on Chicago Fire a TV Series.

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Openly gay national volleyball player aims to be role model for young athletes

Openly gay national volleyball player aims to be role model for young athletes | Come Out | Scoop.it
It would be too easy to say Chris Voth always felt like there was something different about him.... - Local - Winnipeg Free Press.
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Chris Voth came Out in a local interview with the Winnipeg Free Press. 


Chris Voth is a Canadian national team volleyball player.

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77 people who came out publicly in sports in 2013

77 people who came out publicly in sports in 2013 | Come Out | Scoop.it
From high school coaches to professional athletes to sports writers, 2013 saw the most-ever stories on publicly out people in sports.
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2013 seems to be the year to Come Out in Sports. 

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Former Elite Navy Seal Comes Out as Transgender in New Book |News | Towleroad

Former Elite Navy Seal Comes Out as Transgender in New Book |News | Towleroad | Come Out | Scoop.it
Former Elite Navy Seal Comes Out as Transgender in New Book -- News |-- Kristin Beck, Military, News, Transgender
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Kristin Beck, formerly Chris came Out as a woman after he came home from his  mission that killed Osama Bin Laden. Kristin Beck is now a former Elite U.S. Navy SEAL.

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'I am Chelsea': Read Manning's full statement - TODAY.com

'I am Chelsea': Read Manning's full statement - TODAY.com | Come Out | Scoop.it
On Thursday, Bradley Manning made the announcement in a TODAY exclusive that she would like to live as a woman, and will now be known as...
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Chelsea Manning came Out as a woman. 

 

Chelsea was Bradley Manning, an Army private who got caught leaking classified documents to Wikileaks.com. To live her 35 year sentence, Chelsea came Out to live in a woman's prison.

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Ben Whishaw Comes Out (Again)

Ben Whishaw Comes Out (Again) | Come Out | Scoop.it
In 2011, Out interviewed Ben Whishaw during his run in the Off-Broadway production of The Pride, in which he played a gay man.
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Ben Whishaw came Out through a confirmation from his publicist eventhough he was Out casually.

 

Ben Whishaw is a British Actor (Skyfall & Cloud Atlas) 

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'Sherlock has changed my whole career': Andrew Scott interview

'Sherlock has changed my whole career': Andrew Scott interview | Come Out | Scoop.it
At the start of our interview, Andrew Scott and I are squeezing into a booth in the restaurant at the British Film Institute. It is very similar to the one occupied by Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan's characters in When Harry Met Sally.
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Andrew Scott came Out during a magazine interview. Andrew is an Irish film, tv and stage actor. (Sherlock)

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Greg Rikaart (gregrikaart) on Twitter

Greg Rikaart (gregrikaart) on Twitter | Come Out | Scoop.it
The latest from Greg Rikaart (@gregrikaart). 5'10 (5'8), brown hair (brown/gray hair), green eyes (legit), 155 lbs (145 lbs), soap star (working actor), environmentalist (just got rid of my prius, shh!
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Greg Rikaart came Out on Twitter, tweeting a photo of himself. @gregrikaart

 

Greg Rikaart is an American Actor (Young And The Restless)

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'Kyle XY' Actor Matt Dallas Comes Out, Tweets Photo of Fiancé |News | Towleroad

'Kyle XY' Actor Matt Dallas Comes Out, Tweets Photo of Fiancé |News | Towleroad | Come Out | Scoop.it
'Kyle XY' Actor Matt Dallas Comes Out, Tweets Photo of Fiancé -- News |-- I'm Gay, Matt Dallas, News
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Matt Dallas came Out on Twitter, tweeting a photo of his fiance, Blue Hamilton. Matt is an American Actor star of "Kyle XY".

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Ian Thorpe Comes Out - Announces He Is Gay - The Parkinson Interview - YouTube

IAN THORPE IS GAY. Michael Parkinson asks Ian Thorpe about his sexual orientation. Ian comes out announcing admits that he is gay, homosexual. Ian Thorpe Oly...
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Ian Thorpe came Out in a Parkinson Interview with the British broadcaster Sir Michael Parkinson.


Ian said he was Notstraight. 


Ian Thorpe is an Australian Olympic gold medalist swimmer.
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Cover Story: Sam Smith Opens up About Life and Love

Cover Story: Sam Smith Opens up About Life and Love | Come Out | Scoop.it
The about-to-explode pop singer opens up about love songs and his sexuality in his cover story from our Summer Music issue.
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Sam Smith Comes Out as Gay in an interview with Fader.com. 


Sam Smith is a British singer.  

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Transgender Model Comes Out In Inspiring TED Talk

Transgender Model Comes Out In Inspiring TED Talk | Come Out | Scoop.it

Geena Rocero courageously reveals her path to becoming a transgender model

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Geena Rocero came Out during her campaign on TED for International Transgender Day of Visibility. 


Geena Rocero is a fashion model.

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Ellen Page Joins HRCF's Time to Thrive Conference - YouTube

On Friday, February 14, actress Ellen Page speaks about the brave decision to live openly and authentically. Read the transcript of her remarks here: http://...
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Ellen Page is an actress and activist.

 

Ellen came Out publicly at the Human Rights Campaign, "Time To Thrive" Conference.

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N.F.L. Prospect Michael Sam Proudly Says What Teammates Knew: He’s Gay

N.F.L. Prospect Michael Sam Proudly Says What Teammates Knew: He’s Gay | Come Out | Scoop.it
The all-American defensive end at the University of Missouri said he decided to come out publicly now because he sensed that rumors were circulating.
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Michael Sam is an American N.F.L football star. He came Out to his team, making history as the first openly gay football player in the National Football League.

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Thomas Hitzlsperger explains his decision to reveal he is gay - Telegraph

Thomas Hitzlsperger explains his decision to reveal he is gay - Telegraph | Come Out | Scoop.it
The former professional footballer Thomas Hitzlsperger has released a video explaining his reasons for announcing he is gay
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Thomas Hitzlsperger came Out after he retired from playing in England and Germany's Premier Soccor Leagues. 

 

Thomas Hitzlsperger was a midfielder while playing professional soccor.

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I'm Gay, LGBT, 'Whatever': The 53 Most Powerful Coming Outs of 2013 |News | Towleroad

I'm Gay, LGBT, 'Whatever': The 53 Most Powerful Coming Outs of 2013 |News | Towleroad | Come Out | Scoop.it
I'm Gay, LGBT, 'Whatever': The 53 Most Powerful Coming Outs of 2013 -- News |-- Anastasia Bucsis, Andrew Scott, Anton Krasovsky, Belle Brockhoff, Ben Whishaw, Bob Harper, Bobby Steggert, Bradley Manning, Brendon Urie, Brittney Griner, Charice, Chelsea...
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Tom Daley: Something I want to say... - YouTube

This has been a hard decision to make, but I wanted you to hear this from me. Subscribe to the channel here; http://goo.gl/zgBveC Website http://www.tomdaley.tv
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Tom Daley came Out on his Youtube Channel:  http://www.youtube.com/user/tvtomdaley?feature=watch

 

Tom Daley is an English diver and tv personality (Splash!)

 

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WWE Superstar Darren Young Comes Out -- I'm Gay - YouTube

WWE superstar Darren Young just dropped a bombshell -- telling TMZ, he's gay ... and no, this isn't part of the act.
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Darren Young came Out during an interview with TMZ. Darren is a American professional WWE wrestler.

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Tuc Watkins Opens Up to Marie Osmond About Being

Tuc Watkins Opens Up to Marie Osmond About Being | Come Out | Scoop.it
We thought Tuc Watkins had the role of a lifetime as One Life to Live's madcap hedonist David Vickers. Turns out he's got an even greater role these days!
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Tuc Watkins came Out during an interview by Marie Osmond on her new talk show: Marie.

 

Tuc is an American Actor (One Life to Live & Desperate Housewives)

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ESPN The Magazine Dear Me

ESPN The Magazine Dear Me | Come Out | Scoop.it
Dear Me ESPN
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Roobbie Rogers came Out on his blog post.  http://robbiehrogers.com/


Robbie Rogers is a retired American professional soccer player for Los Angeles Galaxy in MLS.

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Wentworth Miller rejects Russian film festival invitation; 'As a gay man, I must decline' | GLAAD

Wentworth Miller rejects Russian film festival invitation; 'As a gay man, I must decline' | GLAAD | Come Out | Scoop.it
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Wentworth Miller came Out through Glaad in a rejection letter to the Russian Film Festival invitation for the .Sochi 2014 Olympics.

 

Wentworth Miller is an American Actor (Prison Break).

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