The Corner

Damian Goddard on Manny Pacquiao

Damian Goddard, a Toronto sportscaster who was fired for tweeting that he believes in the “true and authentic meaning of marriage,” is back in the ring with this Lifesite News op-ed on the attacks on Manny Pacquiao, who made a statement opposing Obama’s endorsement of gay marriage. (For those of you who don’t know, as I didn’t, Manny was dubbed the world’s greatest boxer on the cover of Time in 2009.)

I wrote about the outburst of rage against Manny, too, in my column this week — a shopping mall just barred him for his “intolerance.” 

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