Darren Young Feared Losing His Job By Becoming The First Wrestling Star To Come Out Publicly

45b553d148darrenyoungI was terrified of losing friends, losing my job, just everything. I had no idea what would happen if I came out… There came a point in my life where I just wasn’t happy living a double life. It was spur of the moment, and I said what I said and I was confident. But when I left, I said to myself, ‘What the hell did I just do?’”


WWE’s Darren Young discussing his spontaneous decision to come out to a TMZ reporter in August, in an interview with People magazine

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  • ho

    Thank you Darren.

  • yaoming

    Cute photo at PEOPLE mag.
    I love these guys.

  • denvermtnbiker

    Makes me love him all the more!

  • Aric

    Everyone should click the link in the citation. The photo of him and his boyfriend is adorable.

  • Scribe38

    Started following on twitter when he first came out. He is one of the nicest guys. He ignores the a/holes and focuses on
    Young folks just coming out. There is post after post of teens saying he gave them the strength to come out. I wish him all the best.

  • Kangol

    So brave! Thank you, Darren!

    Now where are the rest of the WWE gays? He broke down the closet door for you guys, so come on out!

  • nevereclipsed81

    Well as long as he keeps dressing up like a much sexier and slightly more male version of Beyonce, he’s got a job in the public eye. ;-)

  • breslowilario

    my buddy’s ex-wife makes *67 hourly on the laptop. She has been without work for five months but last month her pay was *13537 just working on the laptop for a few hours. More about the author…….

  • krystina rose

    bravo darren bravo

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