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The Grey's Anatomy creator had a message for the "dumbasses" who support "bathroom bills."

April 28 2016 9:33 PM

Schilling, his wife, and their 16-year-old son all spoke out in defense of the former Red Sox pitcher, after ESPN fired him for posting a transphobic meme.

April 28 2016 8:22 PM

The fired ESPN personality does have a beef with his former employer and coworkers, who he called racists. 

April 28 2016 11:25 AM

Chief Justice Roy Moore called a trans protester a "known transvestite."

April 28 2016 10:21 AM

The transgender Republican star of I am Cait stands up against transphobic presidential candidate Ted Cruz.

April 28 2016 9:34 AM

The former Red Sox pitcher and ESPN commentator should take his own advice about the harms of online harassment, says this communications professional. 

April 28 2016 6:46 AM