When the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus went onto the field to sing the National Anthem for the Padre’s game, they got a huge surprise instead.
As you watch the video, you can see that the voice everyone heard was definitely not theirs.
See it below:
Some are saying this was intentional and ‘homophobic,’ while others say that it was an honest mistake — what do you think? The group is now lashing out at the San Diego Padres for the mix up.
Also, would you want to take your kid to a baseball game where a gay men’s chorus was singing the National Anthem?
The San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus is lashing out at the San Diego Padres after the group, standing on the field at Petco Park to sing the national anthem on Saturday evening, was upstaged by a recorded female voiceover singing instead.
In a statement, the chorus said: “What should have been a night of joy and celebration at Petco Park last night, instead turned into a nightmare raising serious questions about homophobia within the San Diego Padres organization and its relationship with the LGBT community.”
The San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus is calling on the Padres and Major League Baseball to investigate the incident as a potential hate crime, and calling on city officials to investigate as well.
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