Monday, July 02, 2012
Anderson Cooper, Victim ... or, maybe not
He had his masculinity called into question, had doubt cast on his competence as an news anchor, and had a multitude of personal epithets hurled at him from every direction. The approbation was withering, underscoring the need for anti-discrimination laws. Reports were that he feared for his ...
Oh, wait. Hang on. Let me check these stories again.
Well, shoot. I don't know how I read them wrong. It turns out that there was not a single negative story on a Google search of the terms "Anderson Cooper coming out." In fact, all of them were positive. Many of them were not only positive, they were gushing.
The only danger was that Cooper would be smothered under the accolades.