Grantland and the Dr Vanderbilt Story


Grantland editor-in-chief Bill Simmons has apologised on behalf of himself and the staff of Grantland for the insensitive, poorly thought out and crass piece published on the site last week, written by Caleb Hannan. The original piece can be found here, for those who don’t know what I am talking about. I would also ask everyone to read the fantastic response piece from ESPN writer and GLAAD board member Christina Kahrl (linked here).

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Letter to Grantland editors

After reading the article on Grantland about Dr V, written by Calen Hannan, I decided to send an email to the site’s editors. I’ve included the text of the email below. Appreciate any thoughts.

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