An openly gay radio host was a victim of a homophobic attack in Denmark on Sunday (20 January). Marcel Juul Østergreen, 38, was attacked after a night out with a friend in central Copenhagen. Speaking to ekstrabladet.dk, the PopFM DJ said he had seen a guy alone in his car who was speaking on the phone. After Østergreen’s friend asked him how he was, the man ‘flew out of the car’ and yelled ‘Now!’. ‘Then it just went quickly,’ Østergreen said. ‘Suddenly there were about 10 young guys around us. ‘My friend was on the ground and tried to protect his face while they kicked and beat him.