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07/28/2009

'Dr. Making Gay Love seem like Strangelove' or: How Maggie Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the DOMA

by Jeremy Hooper

Maggie Gallagher and her National Organization For Marriage love, love, love, love, LOVE the Defense Of Marriage Act. NOM has set up shop in the nation's capital for the sole purpose of defending DOMA, and they are fundraising on the back of the Clinton era law. In fact, in a new NOM email solicitation, the group has former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum saying the following in order to drum up some cash:

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But you know what's "funny" about all this? That Maggie Gallagher herself was actually not so fond of DOMA back a the time of its passage. To mid-90's Mags, it was not "carefully written" or a "Strong firewall." To that Doc Martens and flannel incarnation of Maggie, DOMA was "timid," with its backers failing to show enough "moral confidence" to pass a stronger measure:

9/15/1996:
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Who knows, maybe in another 13 years, she'll realize her current fight is equally as timid and morally unconscionable.

*NOTE: For those unacquainted with the headline reference

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Your thoughts

She looks like Ms. Swan!

Posted by: DN | Jul 28, 2009 10:30:23 AM

For those unfamiliar with DN's reference:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HFjMBwwyq0w

Posted by: G-A-Y | Jul 28, 2009 10:33:09 AM

We could probably entice her over onto our side today! Seems pretty clear that she is a big whore for whomsoever will offer up a paycheck. Probably really wouldn't be that expensive either...

Posted by: Dick Mills | Jul 28, 2009 12:32:46 PM

Ms. Swan is prettier and not a bitch.

Posted by: penguinsaur | Jul 28, 2009 12:37:55 PM

Fucking twat.

Posted by: Tina-cious.com | Jul 28, 2009 1:24:50 PM

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