Last month, former NFL coach Tony Dungy was assailed by the tolerance mob for saying that he wouldn’t’ve gone out of his way to get Michael Sam on his team. “It’s not going to be totally smooth,” he said. “Things will happen.” Things like … media circuses, maybe?

Today, with 7th-round draft pick Michael Sam’s release from the St. Louis Rams being the focus of so much media chatter, some tweeters think Dungy’s been vindicated:

Of course, the haters are still gonna hate:

https://twitter.com/mikeytuna/status/505808649403793409

https://twitter.com/Bienvenue77/status/505814444933656576

Three cheers for civility!

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