Evander Holyfield Thinks Being Gay Is “A Choice” And That Gay People “Can Be Fixed”

We should forgive him because his head has been knocked around so much during his career. Really… we should… but I find it difficult.

Boxing champ Evander Holyfield likened gay people to being handicapped on Celebrity Big Brother last night and claimed they “can be fixed”.

He made the comments in a discussion to Luisa Zissman, who he has been chained to since entering the TV show on Friday night. In response to Luisa talking about gay people in sports coming out more, he said:

What would be good about it? That ain’t normal. It is a choice, come on, that ain’t the way nobody is made.‘If you were born and your leg were turned this way, what do you do, you go to the doctor and get it fixed back, right?

‘All I’m trying to say, you know handicap people are born, you can’t say because they are born that way you can’t fix them.

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