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UFC star slams person who outed him: “I hope it was worth it”

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UFC fighter Jeff Molina shared an emotional message with fans in which he came out as bisexual after being outed on social media.

“Welp.. this f**king sucks,” he wrote, after a video of him with another man was leaked. “TLDR: im bi. Not the way I wanted to do this but the chance to do it when I was ready was taken from me.”

He went on to explain that he had tried to keep his love life private and that he spent much of his life suppressing his attraction to other men.

“I’m a pretty masculine dude and that bro-y banter and sus sense if humor has always been how I am. The thought of my buddies, teammates, and ppl I look up to looking at me different let alone treating me different for something I can’t control was something I couldn’t fathom.”

“In a sport like this where a majority of the fans being the homophobic c**ksuckers they are I didn’t see myself doing this during this part of my career.”

He expressed his fears that coming out would mean being known for his sexuality, rather than his talents. He then said that while he is indeed “getting hated/shitted on” he is also “getting an equal amount of support.” He also took aim at the person who outed him.

“To the awful disturbed person that decided to post this ishh I hope it was worth it.”

On Twitter, his note received a wave of support from followers.

Last June, Molina clapped back against homophobic comments made by fans after he was spotted wearing rainbow Pride Month shorts during a fight. In an interview following his victory, Molina hit back against trolls, saying “who the f**k cares” about what he wears.

Molina went on to say that any fan who has an issue with him wearing Pride shorts should “just be a decent f**king person.”

“I’ll support anything of a community that’s been oppressed and ostracised for some time for something they can’t help. I’ll get behind any of that. It wasn’t that long ago that there was school segregation… something like Stonewall, that was like 50 years ago. This is recent s**t.”

“I just thought in 2022 people would be a little more open-minded and not pieces of s**t, but I guess I was wrong.”

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