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Watch Michael Sam and Conchita Wurst Make History This Weekend

Watch Michael Sam and Conchita Wurst Make History This Weekend

It sure was a big weekend for queer milestones. Two major, very different institutions saw dramatic LGBT firsts: Michael Sam became the first openly gay man to be drafted to the NFL (and celebrated by tearfully embracing his very lucky boyfriend), and Austrian drag queen Conchita Wurst won European singing contest Eurovision (which, trust me, is a massive deal on that continent and came after a lot of hateful pressure to have Wurst removed from the competition). 

Thanks to the internet, both moments were captured for all of us to see and get some serious warm fuzzies from. Happy Sundays, all:

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