david-wise-and-childOlympic skier, gold medalist and Jesus-follower David Wise, 23, is leading an “alternative lifestyle” because he is married with a child. That’s according to a piece from NBC as part of its Sochi Olympics coverage. “At such a young age, Wise has the lifestyle of an adult,” the article begins, begging the question—is Wise anything other than an adult at 23? “Not to say the rest of the freestyle skiers of halfpipe are not mature, but Wise is mature far beyond his years,” the report continues. “At only 23 years old, he has a wife, Alexandra … and together they have a 2-year-old daughter waiting for them to return to their home in Reno, Nev.” According to the NBC piece, Wise is a also regular churchgoer who could imagine himself as a pastor someday. Backlash erupted quickly from Christians and advocates of traditional values, who said Wise’s lifestyle isn’t “alternative” but a forgotten norm. More