WASHINGTON (AP) - Michelle Obama says a gay University of Missouri football player is "an inspiration to all of us."
The first lady took to Twitter on Monday to comment on Michael Sam, the all-American college player who announced Sunday that he is gay. Mrs. Obama says she "couldn't be prouder" of Sam's courage, both on and off the field.
The tweet was signed "-mo," which is how the White House marks messages personally sent by the first lady.
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