Hart did not apologize. I have nothing against gay people. Do what you want to do. Inhe wrote in a since-deleted tweet: If you want to hold people in a position where they always have to justify or explain the past, then do you.
So why set yourself up for failure?
Before Mr. Updated Dec. Hart did not apologize. Be happy.
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