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Openly Gay Olympic Figure Skater Adam Rippon Reportedly Refused To Meet With Mike Pence

By Collin Gossel

Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon, who's representing Team USA, happens to be openly gay. In the past, he has made comments denouncing Vice President Mike Pence and his political policies, which Rippon believes are homophobic. Pence apparently learned of Rippon's words and offered to meet with the Olympian one-on-one. 

Rippon stood his ground and basically said "thanks, but no thanks" to a meeting with the VP.

Pence's support of conversion therapy is the most problematic issue in Rippon's opinion: