Out of Bounds

Out+of+Bounds

Sophia Musante and Mia Feizbakhsh

As Jack Shane ’19 frantically ran into baseball practice, he felt the judgmental gazes of his teammates upon him. Late from dropping off his girlfriend, he rushed to apologize, only to be met with taunts from his friends

“That’s gay,” they said. 

For Shane, these words represented the normalization of homophobic slurs and the negative connotations associated with the word ‘gay’