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My Response to Your Inaugural Speech, Mr. President

MikefromDE Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 2:43 PM
Beeth: Your second statement is actually confusion between tolerance and approval. You are not forced to approve but you are not allowed to harass them either. Any decent person would oppose the harassment of others by anyone. Now explain the health issues.

The president declared it. A pastor prayed it. And woe betide those who differ with this new reality announced at yesterday’s presidential inauguration: Gay is now an official social category as defined and tangible as black or white. Put another way, romantic attraction and sexual desire are now viewed as being as innate and immutable as skin color.

Make no mistake about it. Another significant step was taken yesterday at the inauguration, and what was once associated with the extremist views of radical gay activists is now as American as apple pie. As expressed in the closing prayer of Episcopal...