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‘I’m Gay’: Jake Paul Jokes About His Sexuality With Andrew Schulz

Published 07/09/2022, 7:30 AM EDT

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YouTube sensation Jake Paul is known for having many girlfriends throughout his rise on YouTube. The Problem Child is one the most famous people in the world and has therf0re garnered a massive following which includes many female fans.

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However, it looks like Paul might have disappointed his female fans, as the Youtuber jokingly made some surprising comments about his sexuality.


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Paul recently made an appearance on The Flagrant podcast hosted by Andrew Schulz where the pair were discussing Tommy Fury after he pulled out of his fight against Paul citing visa issues.

The Problem Child referred to Fury’s antics as ‘sus’ and compared Schulz to the Love Island star, “It’s sus bro kinda like you right now.” Paul told Schulz who then replied by saying that he was ‘fast-forward’,”yeah but I’m not ‘sus’ I’m fast forward.” which led to a huge laugh by Paul and the co-hosts of the show. Schulz then adds how Paul must be feeling being around him.


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He said, “what’s going on is this gay podcast, come on bro you weren’t the only one left outside the house okay but can we bring up more hot guys.” This also led to a laugh among the members, after which Paul goes on to make a joke about his sexuality saying,” I’m Gay”.

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It looks like the environment of the podcast might have a hand in Paul joking about his sexuality. However, it could be that The Problem Child has revealed the truth about his sexuality.

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Paul is set to face off against his former sparring partner and heavyweight boxer Hasim Rahman Jr. on August 6th after Tommy Fury dropped out of the fight. He will return to action after beating Tyron Woodley in his last fight back in 2021. Moreover, The Problem child will come into this fight with an unbeaten record of 5-0.

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However, this will be the toughest test of Paul’s young career, as the heavyweight boxer is the more experienced fighter with a 12-0 record and will be the favorite to win coming into the fight.


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Written by:

Sahil Sood


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Sahil Sood is a Boxing writer at EssentiallySports. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication, and holds a keen interest in the 'sweet science'. His journey towards following boxing began when he first saw the highlights of Mike Tyson as a teenager, and then closely followed the rise of Floyd Mayweather.
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Ajinkya Aswale