Saturday, February 15, 2020
SHAME!!! SUPER BOWL CHAMP LIL' BRO JACKSON MAHOMES CONFRONTS HOMOPHOBIC SOCIAL MEDIA HATE!!!
Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes might be one of the most beloved professional athletes in the nation right now. However, his youngest brother has a more difficult path in front of him.
One of our MOST KICK-ASS TKC READERS shares info and insight about the rising star 19-year-old social media influencer confronting online bullying.
"I like how the Mahomes family stands up for Jackson and that he's best friends with Brittany, Patrick's girlfriend."
Here's worthwhile reporting on this topic . . .
LGBT Nation: NFL star Patrick Mahomes’ teen brother responds to anti-gay harrassment
As Patrick came closer to completing his championship season, Jackson received more attention and more hateful messages started to roll in. There are multiple videos, and even compilations, dedicated to social media users making fun of Jackson and his (alleged) sexuality. Some clips even go as far as to portray Jackson and Patrick’s father seemingly disapproving of Jackson “Mahomo”
Inq: Patrick Mahomes’ Brother Responds To Anti-Gay ‘Hurtful’ Messages He Gets Online, Says He Reads Them All
Sporting News: Patrick Mahomes' brother Jackson is emerging as a TikTok star
The good news here is that there's a ton of support for the young man from his fam and online. Meanwhile, local media downplay his social media efforts that are quickly making him a celebrity in his own right.
You decide . . .