The Chirp: Bruce Jenner Edition

Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jennerduring an ABC television interview that he identified as female and was making the transition to a woman. “For all intents and purposes, I am a woman,” he told Diane Sawyer. Athletes from around sports took to Twitter to support Jenner and applaud his courage:

proud of bruce jenner. idc how many ppl think otherwise. someone who’s not afraid to be who they are is an inspiration to me, and the world.

McKayla Maroney (@McKaylaMaroney) April