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10/27/2012

Hey, Minnesota for Marriage, why'd you leave out the rabbis' more extreme condemnations?

The so-called Minnesota For Marriage coalition has issued the following statement, purported to be the representative Jewish view on equality: [October statement] But here's the interesting part. Back in February, the same rabbis who head up the above statement issued...

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I'm honored to be one 'Instinct' magazine's 'Leading Men of 2012'

FULL LIST: Instinct's Leading Men of 2012 [Instinct Magazine] (**Issue now available in print and on iDevices) *You can purchase or download Jeremy's book here

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Video: Teen in red state condemns gay people—and that makes him a 'traditional marriage' victim!?

There is much debate about what really happened in the Dakota Ary incident. What we know for sure, according to everyone's admission, is that the teenager made his anti-gay positions known whole sitting in a public school classroom. However, there...

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David Parker responds to G-A-Y: 'I stand behind all my positions/comments - except one'

Yesterday, I posted fifteen clips in which the star of all four state's ad campaigns, David Parker, supported the scientifically-discredited "ex-gay" movement, said he sees homosexuality as "bondage," said transgender people are embracing a moral and spiritual lie, accused gay...

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10/26/2012

Host for tonight's MD Marriage Alliance event: Marriage equality will cause society to 'all come crumbling down'

Tonight in Davidsonville, the Maryland Marriage Alliance will gather at Chesapeake Christian Fellowship for a So what does Pastor Packett think of our marriages and their potential? Well here, check out this snip from his October 14 sermon (crumbling building...

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Conservative Catholic denounces Pastor Anderson, Maryland Marriage Alliance

From the Institute of American Values' Family Scholars' blog: As a Catholic Christian who supports the conception of marriage as between one man and one woman, I find Pastor Anderson’s abuse of Sacred Scripture appalling and his words gravely irresponsible....

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Harry Jackson: Marriage equality is 'manifestion (sic) of evil'—but Sandy's gonna kill 'the wicked' anyway

Some sweet tweets from one of the Maryland Marriage Alliance's top surrogates: Hear that, scared mother who's comforting her scared kid? If you are fazed, you must be wicked (/gay). If you think a natural disaster deserves more preparation than...

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MN For Marriage makes video with Ake Green; so let's look at why Ake Green is a known person, shall we?

First, two points: Ake Green only earned scrutiny after his sermon (to which he invited media) was reprinted in a local paper and deems to be incendiary Sweden has hate speech laws; the United States does not and the marriage...

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NOM responds to 'worthy of death' pastor; jumps on the 'mischaracterized' bandwagon

As per usual, the anti-LGBT side rushes to messenger-shooting claims of "mischaracterization," even though I, the person who initially broke the story in question, posted the FULL TWO HOURS OF VIDEO: "The statement by Dr. Anderson is being mischaracterized as...

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Audio: 15 clips of 4-state marriage star David Parker proving his true agenda (*hint: he sees homosexuality as a disease)

The marriage campaigns in Maine, Minnesota, Maryland, and Washington have all used him in their ads. So let's learn a little more about Massachusetts parent David Parker and the true extent of his views. #1) He admits he sees homosexuality...

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Romney has yet to publicly thank Log Cabin for endorsement. He has, however, thanked Tony Perkins for 'leadership'

**SEE ALSO: Mitt Romney's appearance at FRC's "Liberty Sunday" event:

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Audio: Romney, in '07, bragging about his opposition to marriage equality, protests from gay groups

The Log Cabin Republican–endorsed Mitt Romney, during a December 2007 appearance on Howie Carr's radio show: Five years later, it's still laughable to call him any other than a foe of LGBT equality.

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Thanks for the shout out, Eagle Forum of San Diego!

The uber-conservative Eagle Forum of San Diego knows the truth: Gay = Good As You: HOMOSEXUAL AGENDA [Eagle Forum of SD] Even daily readers don't always get that GAY is this site's acronym. Good catch. And thanks for the link!

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FRC to Washington pastors: Link homosexuality to pedophilia, blame Satan for the civil marriage fight

To help stop civil marriage equality in Washington state, the Family Research Council is providing resources to local churches: Two Sundays Left To Stand for Marriage In Washington [FRC] So what kind of thing, exactly, is the ever-esteemed FRC disseminating...

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Video: Maine discriminators launch their fully expected, wholly unoriginal, highly duplicitous David Parker ad

Here's Maine's version of the same ol' story: The reading material was optional. David Parker, by all accounts, wanted to make a stink. Tens of thousands of Massachusetts parents have sent their kids to school without complaint. The Parkers lost...

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More about MD Marriage Alliance's 'worthy of death' preacher; January sermon links gays to bestiality

By now you've surely seen Pastor Robert Anderson, the minister who said gays and supporters are "worthy of death" and on "the wrong side of eternity," much to the casual approval and expressed delight of Maryland Marriage Alliance head Derek...

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10/25/2012

Video: Lena Dunham's first time

She's straight, but the Girls star was sure that her first (and second) time helped the equality cause: As for my first time? I rejected Bush. Make your own jokes.

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'I will never stop meddling in people's marriages!' vows Maggie Gallagher

I have to give Maggie Gallagher some degree of credit. She's actually putting her money where her mouth is when it comes to divorce, using her syndicated column to admonish heterosexual conservative thinker Dinesh D'Souza for divorcing his first wife...

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Maryland Marriage Alliance prays against 'the agenda of the evil one'

The hits just keep on coming from the excessively condemnatory Maryland Marriage Alliance! This is from an *official* prayer document hosted on the campaign's official website: MarylandMarriageAlliance.com (H/t: G-A-Y reader "JF") Good thing we're just seeking civil marriage equality. Not...

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GLAAD Guest Post: Anti-gay activists once again misuse the phrase 'out of context'

Anti-gay activists once again misuse the phrase 'out of context'[GLAAD]

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Video: Washington's fair-minded folks lambast other side's false witness

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MN For Marriage Comm. guy makes joke of his campaign; posts pointless video of drag queen, clubgoers

This morning, I showed you how Minnesota For Marriage's Comm. Guy, andy Parrish, was teasing out some supposedly "explosive" video that he hoped would mitigate the damage done by his pastoral outreach guy's Hitler comparisons. Well, folks—here that #FAIL now,...

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NOM EXPOSED: Big shocker—the Catholic Church recruited Frank Schubert

Audio at link: Big shocker—the Catholic Church recruited Frank Schubert [NOM Exposed]

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Audio: Marylanders 'fired up and ready to go' for equality

Unlike the opposition, our side doesn't threaten that gay marriage supporters will be on the wrong side of eternity. They do, however, make salient points about civil fairness: TRANSCRIPT: WOMAN 1: So who are you voting for President? WOMAN 2:...

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NOM fundraising by calling us 'thugs'

This is the beginning of NOM's latest fundraising blast: The language itself is out of line. But when you consider that the story that follows is about Angela McCaskill, someone who OUR SIDE STOOD UP AND DEFENDED, the whole thing...

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Video: MN For Marriage's Autumn Leva say gay man's marriage is no less valid (*but she'll ban it anyway)

Minneapolis News and Weather KMSP FOX 9

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Video: MN For Marriage rehashes tired fear of inclusive books

Oh look, Minnesota For Marriage put the same fake "victims" on iPads. That makes it new and hip, right? Um, no: So tell me, MN for Marriage: What about the tens of thousands of parents who have sent their kids...

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Joe Jervis gets legit death threat; tell me again about those 'victimized' innkeepers, NOM

The far-right, anti-equality forces have been working overtime portraying their advocates as the victimized. Those of us who stand up for LGBT equality know the stark truth: Twitter Responds To My Death Threat [Joe.My.God] Wish I could say I was...

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NOM's Thomas Peters can't wait to 'slay' the Washington activists

He's trying to explain away this headline on Twitter (notably, with my buddy Zack Ford of Think Progress). But I think the imagery is pretty darn clear: Probably easy for Thomas to see this as metaphorical, since he has no...

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'Baltimore Sun' *NAILS* Derek McCoy on that nutty marriage panel

This is epic: SNIP: On Thursday, Derek McCoy, the chairman of the Maryland Marriage Alliance, the group spearheading the opposition to Question 6, issued a statement in response to the video, saying, "Throughout this campaign, we have been clear that...

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A sexually active gay sitcom character? Refreshing.

On this week's episode of Happy Endings, the Max character (Adam Pally) spent the entire episode flirting with a physical therapist named Kent who had been assigned to care for injured pal Penny (Casey Wilson). There was no reason to...

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Maine's leading anti-equality group pulls curtain off its base, their motivations

This Christian Civic League of Maine, the organization leading the charge to stop civil marriage equality in the Pine Tree State, asked its supporters if having an LGBT relative, friend, or neighbor influences theirs views on marriage. An interesting question...

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FRC encourages clergymen to 'correct the politicians'

This language comes from the Family Research Council's latest round of prayer targets: Christian leaders across the nation, silent in the past, have found their voices. They are speaking out now because secular politicians have frequently and increasingly crossed the...

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Are we not Americans, Andrea Lafferty?

Even conservative polling shows a fairly even split. More fair-minded polling routinely puts marriage equality in the majority. But don't let that get in the way of Andrea Lafferty's (Traditional Values Coalition) narrative Janet Mefferd Show, 10/24/12 [JM] This just...

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MN for Marriage's Comm. Guy plays his (Donald) Trump card

Last night, in the wake of his church outreach guy being caught likening gay activists to Hitler (again), Minnesota For Marriage's far-right (he's a former Bachmann staffer) Comm. Guy Andy Parrish began tweeting out some supposedly explosive video he has...

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New SLDN/Outserve head fits org to a T

Congrats to Allyson Robinson: (WASHINGTON, DC) Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN) and OutServe, the association of actively serving LGBT military personnel, today announced the selection of Army veteran Allyson Robinson to lead the newly combined organization. Robinson assumes the post...

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MN for Marriage finds a whopping seven—count 'em—seven former DFL lawmakers to support discrimination

They surely think this is some ace in the hole. To me, the fact that they couldn't even find ten former DFL (Democratic Farmer Labor) lawmakers out of a pool of many is a sign of great weakness—one that I...

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10/24/2012

Audio: HOLY WOW–Maryland Marriage Alliance repeats 'right side of eternity' thing (this time in an ad)

In the wake of the "worthy of death"/"wrong side of eternity" controversy, the Maryland Marriage Alliance has put out a new radio ad featuring Alveda King making the same afterlife prediction: "Hello, I'm Dr. Alveda King, the niece of the...

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Focus on the Family's mag celebrates 25 years of out-gaying 'The Advocate'

Focus on the Family's Citizen magazine is celebrating its 25th anniversary. So how better for one of the nation's most anti-LGBT special interest groups to celebrate this milestone than to assemble a timeline that includes four solid mentions of their...

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Brad Brandon's offensive, responsibility-shirking statement

-- I was taken "out of context." -- "I understand why people found it to be offensive," placing the burden on the ear and not the mouth. -- "I never stated or meant to imply that [LGBT equality supporters] are...

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ICYMI: MN For Marriage's Winnie Okafor advocates for gay 'change'

Since Minnesota For Marriage's pastoral outreach director is all over the news for his extreme views, I thought I'd repost something that didn't get much attention the first time around. This is a clip of Winnie Okafor, Minnesota For Marriage's...

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Big shocker—MN For Marriage claims Hitler comparison was 'out of context'

For the second time in as many days, a state marriage campaign shoots the messenger rather than take full responsibility for the rabidly offensive slight: Minneapolis News and Weather KMSP FOX 9 This is horse dung! Everyone who knows Brad...

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Video: Selling the Exodus brand

Professional "ex-gay" Randy Thomas... …will now sell you snake oil the gay "cure": Exodus Week-End Review #5 - October 19th, 2012 from Exodus International on Vimeo. I'll keep you in my thoughts, Randy.

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Ol' quack NOM-ald had a 'farm'—BS-BS-No

Schaghticoke, New York's Liberty Ridge Farm is not just a farm. It's not Old McDonald, his wife, his pigs, and his corn. Liberty Ridge Farm is a business. It is an LLC that holds daily events, private functions, corporate parties,...

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MN For Marriage spokesman caught comparing gays to Hitler (*just like he's done before)

Regular G-A-Y readers will know the name Brad Brandon. He's the former radio host and paid Minnesota For Marriage consultant who has, on multiple occasions, compared "Satan-influenced" gays to alcoholics, pedophiles, and Hitler. If Andy Parrish and his crew had...

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Video: Maryland Marriage Alliance plays host to professional 'ex-gay' (#yeson6 #md4m)

Just a reminder of how far beyond the issue of marriage these ballot campaigns can and reliably do stretch: (*Video will be on YouTube shortly) Reminder: This is the same panel where this went down: *Want to support this site...

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Activist (n.) judges (v.)

You have to laugh at this, a comment the anti-gay Rev. Jason McGuire made about yesterday's high court rejection of his attempt to put the kibosh on civil marriage equality in New York state: “Essentially this was a case that...

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Video: CO House Majority Leader's penance for killing civil unions? 'Call Me Maybe' stuck in her head all day.

From Fight Back Colorado:

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Video: Zinnia Jones takes on 'worthy of death' spin machine

**Lisa Graas' comment:'Catholic Bandita' Lisa Graas brings more attention to MD Marriage Alliance extremism; yay! [G-A-Y]

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10/23/2012

Derek McCoy claims I 'misquoted'; so here's the 5 min clip (with bonus incest and prostitution comparisons)

Today on WYPR radio, Maryland Marriage Alliance head Derek McCoy Claimed that the "worthy of death" clip that I first brought you yesterday morning (along with others) was actually a "misquote": WYPR So okay, Derek—here's a much longer clip. In...

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