'This is a great effort on behalf of the Vice President to reach out with kindness.
She also failed to mention that Vice President Pence turned off the replies on his Rippon tweet.
As Rippon-mania has swept the country during the Winter Olympics, the out athlete has dominated news coverage and the queer community's heart.
Rippon doubled down on his decision to oppose Pence's stance on LGBTQ+ rights this week when he told CNN he has "no problem about what I've said - I stand by it".
Goldberg supported Rippon's choice on the show by suggesting that meeting with Pence would be like a Jew having a meeting with a Nazi. I think that me using my voice has given my skating a greater objective of more than just something that I enjoy to do.More news: Day Zero pushed back to June as water users cut back
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In 2014, the USA team had no openly gay athletes in Sochi but was led by lesbian tennis star Billie Jean King in a move meant to shame Russian Federation for the human rights violations occurring in that nation to members of the LGBT community.
In September, President Trump called National Football League players who kneel for the anthem "sons of b****es" and soon after Vice President Pence walked out of an Indianapolis Colts game.
It is not the first time he has claimed he would boycott an invitation to visit the White House.
Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon said Tuesday he does not want his Olympic debut to turn into a feud with Vice President Mike Pence, despite previously vocally criticizing his politics. Trump Jr. tweeted, in response to a news report covering Rippon's press conference. "Then Perhaps you shouldn't have spent the past few weeks talking about him".
The out Olympian said that it makes him feel "dizzy" thinking about the diet, revealing, "I looked around and saw my competitors, they're all doing these quads, and at the same time they're a head shorter than me, they're 10 years younger than me and they're the size of one of my legs". Here are the facts: Mike Pence escalated this story, shockingly so. Also, Pence absolutely mentioned Rippon, tweeting about him February 7'.