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He frequently returns to the university during college football season and delivered the university's annual commencement address on May 10, 2008.Smith signed his first television contract with WJHG-TV in Panama City Beach, Florida.“I needed to sort of escape what my reality might have been, because I wasn’t answering my own questions or even posing my own questions to myself,” he said.“I put it in a box.” “I just cut it all off,” he said, referring to his personal life and the thought of dating.I didn’t want to ask myself that question or figure that out or learn how to deal with that,” Smith said. And then I met George Weinberg” — the psychologist who coined the term “homophobia” — “and he helped me figure it out.” “Now, I just want to win on Saturday,” he joked, referring to college football.“Because to me it was antithetical to all that was okay.” He listed off the reasons why: “A. “I just need to beat LSU.” On a more serious note, he said, once he discovered his sexuality, he merely accepted it and continued living.Fox News anchor Shepard Smith, usually tight-lipped about his personal life, recently discussed his experience of growing up gay in the conservative South and the effect it had on his career with students at the University of Mississippi’s Meek School of Journalism.
He moved to an apartment in New York to work for Fox News when the network began in 1996 but soon found himself “never there.” “For a year and a half, I was still getting carded when I went into my building,” Smith said.He worked as a reporter for WBBH-TV in Fort Myers, reporter/anchor in Miami with WSVN, and as a reporter at WCPX-TV (now WKMG-TV) in Orlando.