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(AP Photo/Josh Edelson) " data-medium-file="https://lintvksnt.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/preview-v002355.jpg? w=300" data-large-file="https://lintvksnt.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/preview-v002355.jpg? published an article describing a reporter’s attempts to use several dating apps, such as Tinder and Grindr, near the Olympic Village in the Rio de Janeiro suburb of Barra da Tijuca.All it takes is one crazy person at a game to take a pop at him, one guy who hates homos.I'm not saying that would happen, but I've always had players tell me, 'Look, I'm a center fielder, or I'm a third baseman, they're going to throw bottles at me and everything if I come out.No athlete in the four major pro sports has ever come out during his playing days.Glenn Burke, a former Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder, publicly acknowledged his homosexuality in 1982, two years after he retired.The hugely controversial story that potentially threatens lives of those featured in it has been taken down by the website after backlash.WHAT EXACTLY HAPPENEDNico Hines, The Beast's London editor, cruised dating apps like Bumble, Grindr, Jack'd, and Tinder to write about Olympians and their dating and sex habits.
The ad, however, is a bit more risqué than that: Scruff is a dating app for gay men—athletic men in particular—that has 7 million users worldwide, and its message reads, “Play on our team.” Scruff spent ,500 for the billboards during Super Bowl week, and it appears likely to see an impressive return on the investment.
About half a million people are expected to be exposed to the ads, and already Scruff has seen a 20 percent increase in new profile creations in the Phoenix area, compared with the same period last year, spokesman Daniel De Mello told “While the oversized cultural statement is obviously an attempt to attract more members, it’s also a nod to brave athletes like Michael Sam and Kwame Harris, begging the question: What does ‘gay’ look like?
A reporter with popular American news website, The Daily Beast, is facing immense criticism for using a gay social-networking app to identify homosexual athletes at Rio Olympics, and unwittingly revealing their identities in a story.
University of Phoenix Stadium for the Super Bowl, they will see two 48- by 14-foot digital billboards featuring a couple of buff men in a locker room, holding footballs.
The first ad is on the highway leading up to the arena, with the second directly next to the stadium in the parking area.