Although the results are varied and reflect the cultural contexts of the regions in which respondents live the overall message is that homophobia among football supporters seems to be a diminishing, albeit slowly, problem.
The anonymous poll, organised by Stonewall, the leading equality charity, and Football Addicts, the Swedish developer of the app Forza Football, asked fans if they would be comfortable were a player in their national team to come out as gay.
Football Addicts says it is the largest such survey to ever been conducted as 30,000 fans in 29 countries responded. The results from those in which fewer than 500 did have been discounted HERE
Jody Hice, pastor, talk radio host, and one of the Republicans in a runoff to replace Rep. Paul Broun (R-GA), argued that the gay community had a secret plan to attract and sodomize children.
That's according to Hice in his 2012 book "It's Now or Never: A Call To Reclaim America." The claim was highlighted by Mother Jones on Wednesday.
Hice (pictured) also likened people in same-sex relationships to incest or bestiality.
"People love all kinds of other people and things, but that does not grant permission for marriage," Hice wrote. "It is illegal to marry a child or a sibling. It is illegal to marry a pet, which many people love dearly." More here
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