Leyna Bloom Is The First Trans Woman To Cover Sports Illustrated

Leyna Bloom Is The First Trans Woman To Cover Sports Illustrated
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Leyna Bloom is marking an important achievement these days. Check out the post that The Shade Room dropped on her social media account.

'A #SportsIllustrated cover is one of the most coveted in the world, and the ladies are out here making history with the magazine! While #MeganTheeStallion is celebrating being the first female rapper to be featured on the cover, #LeynaBloom is proud to reveal she is the first trans woman to pose for the first page of the publication!' TSR notes.

TSR continues and says: 'In an Instagram post, Leyna expresses her deepest gratitude for the opportunity to break glass ceilings for the women of her community. Posing in beautiful white one piece swimsuit, Leyna says she’s humbled and honored to grace the cover.'

'This moment heals a lot of pain in the world,' Leyna said. 'We deserve this moment; we have waited millions of years.'

Someone said: 'Damn I thought they were gonna let Meg have her moment 🤦🏾‍♂️', and a follower posted this: '💀 can’t even say nun cuz then all of a sudden I’m anti lgbtq.'

A follower said: 'Lets be real all the men who would've saw her picture without the context would've been thirsting right now 😂 stop the cap cause y'all lust over trans women all the time & don't even know it.'

A commenter said: 'This is a real issue for US REAL women here omg!!! SERIOUSLY and the men just dnt know what’s real anymore now it’s been advertised,' and one other follower posted this: 'Being a woman really is just an outfit nowadays. Women are going to regret this in the future.'

A fan said: 'And just like that megan shine was tooken away by this craziness.'

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