Florida City is a little agricultural burg about as far south as you can go in Miami-Dade County. You drop any farther on the map and youre probably headed to Key West. That makes Florida City about halfway to paradise, although it hasnt always felt like that to the towns police chief.
After announcing he is gay, many fans and players in the Twitterverse welcomed Michael Sam Sunday and Monday with expressions of support.
We move slowly as a society, dont we? No matter the magnitude or urgency, we are unhurried. When we do change, we do it grudgingly, and then, perhaps decades later, we allow ourselves to finally admit how insane it was that it took so long or that we were ever like that at all.