Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Interview: ESPN's Jared Max on Coming Out

Back on May 19, ESPN Radio sports commentator Jared Max told his audience on his daily show, Maxed Out in the Morning," that he is gay. It came at a time when the sports world has seen other high-profile individuals addressing homophobia, such as U.K. Rugby start Ben Cohen, or coming out, such as Phoenix Suns CEO Rick Welts. I spoke with Jared Max yesterday about why he decided to come out and what the reaction has been.