A Kiss-In, for All Those Michael Sam Haters
After pundits far and wide railed against Michael Sam's celebratory kiss with his boyfriend after Sam was drafted into the NFL earlier this month, writer and activist Michelangelo Signorile decided to launch the "Great Facebook Kiss-In," a social media event to promote images of people of the same sex kissing.
"Maybe it's you and your husband or wife, or your partner or sweetheart, or you and a friend," he wrote last week for The Huffington Post. "Maybe it's your dad and your dad, or your mom and your mom. Maybe it's two other people you just like a lot or think are hot. Your favorite celebrities, whatever."
Here are a handful of the results.
— Charles Rios (@RuralJuror13) May 19, 2014
— RememBarilla (@RememBarilla) May 17, 2014
— Loving Lesbian. (@SheLikesItWhen1) May 14, 2014
— Steve Ledoux (@SteveLedoux) May 15, 2014
— Sarah Shenanigans (@SarahSB930) May 14, 2014
— Mike Signorile (@MSignorile) May 15, 2014
— Roger Ian Rosen (@Rogeronimo_com) May 15, 2014
— John Blair (@johnblairindc) May 14, 2014
— Mike Signorile (@MSignorile) May 14, 2014
— farmboyz (@farmboyz) May 14, 2014
— Azariah Southworth (@AzariahSpeaks) May 14, 2014
— Dan McLellan (@danmclellan) May 14, 2014