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01/21/2011

A first look at Maryland's 'protect marriage' team: Gays 'hate the Lord', 'defy God'

by Jeremy Hooper

Right now it's just a holding page. But with a marriage bill making its way through the Maryland legislature and the prospects looking good for equality, it's only a matter of time before this site...

http://www.protectmarriagemd.org

...goes live.

But as for now, pre-launch, let's take a look at what this seemingly NOM-affiliated commission is saying about us in order to build momentum. Because it's deliciously unsavvy:

Pmm Front
Pmm Back

Claims that we gays "hate the Lord"? A map shaded according to how fully a state is "defying God"? Wow. Someone's yet to be reigned in by a high priced consulting group!

This is all being spearheaded by a man named Robert Broadus. Here's Robert now:


[SOURCE]

Again with the "defy God" talk, this time with a "queering of America" claim thrown in for good measure? Why thanks, Mr. Broadus, for making this one so darn easy!

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*Two more vids, courtesy of Protect Marriage MD's official Youtube channel. They're not even pretending it's about *civil* marriage law:



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*We've been told (by people who should know) that this group is working in tandem with not only NOM, but also FRC. However, we can't confirm the connections at this time.

PMM's latest messaging does indicate growing partnerships:

Screen Shot 2011-01-21 At 1.39.05 Pm
[SOURCE: Right Coast Blog]

Though that could all change after today.

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