Chris Gayle: You’re All Missing the Point

I wrote an opinion about the Adam Goodes saga last year entitled “You’re All Missing the Point”, and whether the lack of creativity is mine or society’s, I have an overwhelming sense of deja vu. A lot of people seem to be missing the point again, this time in the Chris Gayle furore. There are people calling it an “overreaction” or “double standards”, and I want to address each of those ideas in turn, but for anyone saying anything remotely like this, for anyone who has felt the need to publicly defend Chris Gayle in the last 48 hours, I refer you to my original refrain:

Shut the fuck up. Continue reading