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Tom Daley Comes Out As Straight, But He Doesn’t Mind If You Think Otherwise

tom_daleyI think it’s funny when people say I’m gay… I laugh it off. I’m not. But even if I was, I wouldn’t be ashamed. It wouldn’t bother me in the slightest what people thought. But I can understand why I have a massive gay following – I spend most of my life half naked in trunks on a diving board showing off my bare chest.I often joke I wear more to bed than I do to work. But I’m cool with my gay following. It’s great to have gay fans even though my friends gently take the mick.”

 

Tom Daley  explains to The Mirror why the persistent gay rumors follow him