It’s Not a Gay Issue

Posted on November 27, 2009. Filed under: Uncategorized |

Staight People Support Equality – From OpenLeft.com

I knocked on doors and called in Maine, (0.00 / 0)and I used the script, but I never felt all that honest about it. I don’t support gay marriage because I’m so fond of gays–I don’t have gay friends or family–and I don’t support gay marriage because I’m so fond of marriage–though I am.

I support gay marriage because I support equal rights. I took my 4-year-old son to a rally, and explained to him that while a woman is allowed to marry a man, a man is not allowed to marry that very same man … just because he’s a boy.

That pissed him right off. How come a girl can marry Bill, but he isn’t allowed?

I guess I’m in a tiny fraction of a solipsistic minority, but I don’t see this is a gay issue. I don’t work on this issue for anyone except myself, my he’s-already-checking-out-girls-at-five-years-old son, and my country.

All of that said, this looks like a great tool. Almost as good as my personal conversational favorite: go batshit on them.


by: JoelWed Nov 25, 2009 at 15:20:04 PM CST

 

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