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A Homophobic Nightmare

Jack2894 Wrote: Apr 30, 2013 4:12 PM
Now, now mulberry, this is not quite right either. Homosexuality is not normal: it is practiced by only a small percentage of the population. The error is in assigning a value to normal. Some normal things are good. Some are bad. Some abnormal things are good. Some are bad. Its nothing but a statistical measure. Conservatives use the term abnormal as a proxy for bad. They say homosexuality is bad because its bad. That's not an argument: its an opinion.

I had a disturbing dream last night. I guess you could call it a homophobic nightmare. The fact is, wherever I turned in the dream, from McDonald’s to ESPN, charges of “homophobia” and “transphobia” were flying.

First I dreamed that I was sitting at McDonald’s with our two granddaughters, aged 12 and 6, and they needed to use the bathroom. “Go ahead kids,” I said. “I can see you from here.”

Off they went, under my watchful eyes, the older girl holding the younger girl’s hand, until they disappeared into the ladies room. But seconds later, they came running out, shocked....