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Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates with fans after the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Missouri won 48-17. ; Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images Michael Sam, an All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri and a N.F.L. draft prospect, has come out as […]

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates with fans after the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Missouri won 48-17. ; Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images Michael Sam, an All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri and a N.F.L. draft prospect, has come out as […]

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates with fans after the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Missouri won 48-17. ; Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images Michael Sam, an All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri and a N.F.L. draft prospect, has come out as […]

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates with fans after the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Missouri won 48-17. ; Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images Michael Sam, an All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri and a N.F.L. draft prospect, has come out as […]

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates with fans after the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Missouri won 48-17. ; Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images Michael Sam, an All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri and a N.F.L. draft prospect, has come out as […]

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates with fans after the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Missouri won 48-17. ; Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images Michael Sam, an All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri and a N.F.L. draft prospect, has come out as […]

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates with fans after the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Missouri won 48-17. ; Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images Michael Sam, an All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri and a N.F.L. draft prospect, has come out as […]

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Will Michael Sam be the NFL’s first gay player?

Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers celebrates with fans after the game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. Missouri won 48-17. ; Credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images Michael Sam, an All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri and a N.F.L. draft prospect, has come out as […]

From slasher movies to slavery: Creating the look of ’12 Years a Slave’

From slasher movies to slavery: Creating the look of ’12 Years a Slave’

A production still from Steve McQueen’s ’12 Years a Slave.”; Credit: Fox Searchlight Pictures With nine Oscar nominations, “12 Years a Slave” is looking to top a fruitful awards season with the much coveted Best Picture award next month.  “12 Years a Slave” tells the story of Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate […]

From slasher movies to slavery: Creating the look of ’12 Years a Slave’

From slasher movies to slavery: Creating the look of ’12 Years a Slave’

A production still from Steve McQueen’s ’12 Years a Slave.”; Credit: Fox Searchlight Pictures With nine Oscar nominations, “12 Years a Slave” is looking to top a fruitful awards season with the much coveted Best Picture award next month.  “12 Years a Slave” tells the story of Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate […]