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Anderson Cooper Burns Anti-Gay Sportscaster on Twitter


Last night, CNN’s Anderson Cooper tweeted out some support to Derrick Gordon, who just became the first openly gay men’s college basketball player:

The tweet drew a lot of reactions from his nearly 5 million followers, but only one warranted a response from Cooper’s perspective. It came from Damian Goddard, an obscure Canadian sports anchor who was fired from Rogers Sportsnet in 2011 for expressing his anti-gay marriage views on Twitter:

Cooper clearly took one look at Goddard’s Twitter profile picture and responded with this concise retort:

Ouch.

[h/t UPROXX]
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