Recently Lochte was self-diagnosed with blurry vision in his right eye, sometimes requiring an eye patch during the day, and is now a viable hopeful for the special Olympics. Right around the same time he also came out as a woman sending shock-waves through the athletic scene as once again millions of Lochte fans are celebrating. Incredibly he is now a favorite to win gold at the special Olympics as he will be lined up next to the fastest special female swimmers in the world.
A Facebook fan wrote “Your courage is so inspiring. We are all rooting for you. Good luck Ryan!”
A Facebook fan page of progressive Lochte fans who have been encouraging his self-disclosure of his sexual orientation pushing the hashtag #LessHateMoreTolerance is now pushing the new hashtag #CrushTheCrapOutOfThoseLosers.