Are MSNBC host Joy Reid’s gay comments homophobic?

Are MSNBC host Joy Reid’s gay comments homophobic?

Twitter user this past week uncovered archived blog posts from MSNBC host and national correspondent Joy Reid’s blog that some are calling homophobic.

Before working for MSNBC, Reid was a commentator and morning show host on several print and television outlets in Florida. During this time, she also kept a blog called The Reid Report, where she mostly wrote about Florida politics.

From 2007 to 2009, she wrote several posts about Republican governor Charlie Crist and repeatedly said that he was gay and called him “Miss Charlie.” In some of the posts, she chastised him for leading women on.

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