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High profile news anchor says he’s gay

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A high profile television news anchor and correspondent, CNN’s Anderson Cooper confirmed publicly he is gay, telling an interviewer for a blog about his sexual orientation. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith reports on the reaction from a Gainesville leader in the gay community, as well as from the head of national journalists group.

[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2012/07/FP-A-Cooper-Gay.mp3|titles=FP A Cooper Gay]

 

About Ethan Magoc

Ethan is a journalist at WUFT News. He's a Pennsylvania native who found a home reporting Florida's stories. Reach him by emailing emagoc@wuft.org or calling 352-294-1525.

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