Read for instance Gay Star News
A US gay swimmer has written a flirtatious letter to the Russian president in hopes to persuade him to treat LGBT people with ‘grace, compassion, and respect.â€™
â€˜As much as aÂ world leader, you are anÂ international celebrity as aÂ proud, buff dude. Millions who admire sportsmen have seen photos ofÂ you shirtless.â€™
This is how four-time gold medalist Richard Alther began his letter to Putin, published in theÂ Huffington Post.