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SF 49ers Player Chris Culliver

I'm a Hateful Bastard

... But Only In My Head

1/31/2013 6:10 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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San Francisco 49ers player Chris Culliver says HE's not really a homophobe ... but the voices inside his head sure are.

Culliver has released a nonsensical, insincere statement to save his ass after saying gay players are not welcome in his team's locker room and should stay in the closet until 10 years after they retire.

"The derogatory comments I made yesterday were a reflection of thoughts in my head, but they are not how I feel," Culliver said.  

"It has taken me seeing them in print to realize that they are hurtful and ugly. Those discriminating feelings are truly not in my heart. Further, I apologize to those who I have hurt and offended, and I pledge to learn and grow from this experience."

So the following questions are raised:
1) Is Chris' head disembodied from the rest of him?
2) Will he say or do anything to play in the Super Bowl no matter how detestable he is?
3) Doth he protest too much?

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76.

Sharon1826    

First of all his command of the English language puts him at a second grade level....he speaks like a street THUG. He's just another ignorant, bigoted, athlete with no education and or common sense....

569 days ago
77.

4reallikecomon    

Hes right....he shouldnt be downplaying what he said...il say it...the majority of straight guys dont wanna share a locker room with a gay guy....the gay guy neers his own area....they be in the locker room sizing everybody up...how do i know?...cause i shared a locker room shower area with.a gay guy in. Job corp, .and i seen this guy look at my johnson, and then in a comicsl way, raised his eyebrows a couple times...so yeah i agree with all players who are against it

569 days ago
78.

CalParkRob     

GO BEARS!!! FOLLOW BEARS NATION ON TWITTER!!!!

569 days ago
79.

en Todo Momento!!    

i don't really think you can 'summarize homophobia' upon the nfl player. i mean how would he feel about a lesbian in his locker room? i really highly doubt he would oppose as much as he would oppose a homosexual male. is this still 'homophobia'? is there maybe something more deeper truth and reality than just plain 'hating gays' when it comes to males, compared to when it's about lesbian women? i'm just curious!

569 days ago
80.

ROTTIE    

LMAO! At the person picking these photos

569 days ago
81.

Rob    

He's just trying to hide his gayness.

569 days ago
82.

Curt    

Did I miss something? I didn't hear him say gays shouldn't have rights or they should be stoned to death or punished for being gay. He said something that most guys would say if asked (not on camera). It's intolerant to attack someone for disagreeing with you.....isn't it?

569 days ago
83.

4reallikecomon    

IM SORRY,BUT I HAFTA SAY,TWO MEN HOLDING HANDS KISSING AND WHATNOT,IS TOTALLY DISGUSTING

569 days ago
84.

wow    

how do you say full of crap.. that is what he is saying today.. and its only because it must have gotten back to him via the internet .. either way his words can hurt others.. and i am still standing behind what i said and that is fire him.. from the team now not after the game.. let him see what its like to be hated by the masses.. in a town of San Fran .. let him get a job doing something else.. he did go to college right.. well i think its time he uses his degree to do what it is he is going to do in real life. fire him and lets show the young kids that what he said is wrong.. really wrong.. and that what Obama said is something we all need to be doing right now..

569 days ago
85.

Richie17    

Go Chris!! More people agree with you than you think.

569 days ago
86.

RandoGallz    

Chile bye! He's dumb as hell making such remarks while representing a city with one of the highest populations of LGBTs in the USA!!

569 days ago
87.

RandoGallz    

And for you "str8" guys noticing gays watching you in the locker room, stay out of the bath houses!

569 days ago
88.

Flyod    

We are bunch of blank Americans. Cant say jack about nobody

569 days ago
89.

Beauty    

Gay folks and their supporters need to stop acting like a rabid pack of hens pecking everyone to death for peacefully expression an opinion. No one is going to change how they feel inside over it, it is only going to embitter the people who are being attacked. Nobody wants to have ANY MANNER of individual sexuality pushed in their face, either gay or straight, it is offensive and repugnant!

569 days ago
90.

Mona    

Someone gets threatened, fined, persecuted and demoralized because of their opinion? Hypocrites! Why doesn't the gay community just stone him in the streets? Are people really this thin skinned? Bunch of pathetic wimps!

569 days ago
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