Joseph Gentile

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Filed By Joseph Gentile | August 09, 2012 9:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: Iran, kissing, masculinity, Middle East, Olympics 2012, Saeed Kamali Dehghan

"It's not like that all Iranian men are gay, we're just a little bit affectionate, especially at the Olympics."

-- Journalist Saeed Kamali Dehghan, an openly gay Iranian, reacts via Twitter to Olympic wrestler Ghasem Rezaei's surprising liplock with a male coach after clinching gold in the men's -96 kg Greco-Roman wrestling final.

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