Bruins baby Tyler Seguin apologized yesterday for a tweet he sent out that some have called homophobic. Seguin, who appeared in a video with Boston rapper Slaine, sent out a missive about it saying, “Just listened to the song in my bed. Gave me goosebumps no homo…” The tweet came at an inopportune time, seeing as how the NHL just became the first professional league to partner with the gay rights organization You Can Play.
Seguin apparently realized he’d done something dumb almost immediately and deleted the tweet and apologized within minutes of sending it.
Of course, tweet-and-delete is sort of a flawed gameplan, as, say, Anthony Weiner could tell you . . .
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