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Dan Savage and Carrie Prejean

raltnee67 Wrote: May 03, 2012 11:42 AM
What a blessing to be hated by the world, just as they hated Jesus! There are great promised rewards for this particular form of suffering. Turning the other cheek is also praised, but I know some Christians who have had about enough "slapping around"!

A few years ago, beauty queen Carrie Prejean innocently answered a question about gay marriage with a polite 'no.' She was viciously personally attacked by Miss USA pageant judge Perez Hilton, who posted a video of himself cursing at her.

Prejean was eventually stripped of her crown, and as for Perez Hilton? 'I'd love to have him back,' pageant owner Donald Trump once said. 'I mean, I'd love to have him back' -- although he didn't actually do it.

That was a seminal moment for American culture wars. Nobody could protect Prejean, while Hilton suffered no visible consequences for his grotesque...