“As the world reacts to the news that the Supreme Court has completely struck down the Defense Of Marriage Act, perhaps no two reactions encapsulate the direction in which the debate on marriage equality is headed. Ultra-conservative Congresswoman Michele Bachmann released a statement on the ruling:
“No man, not even a Supreme Court, can undo what a holy God has instituted,” Ms. Bachmann said in a statement. “For thousands of years of recorded human history, no society has defended the legal standard of marriage as anything other than between man and woman.”*
Gay marriage is now legal, which means the ultra-religious are expressing their supreme indignation that gay people would be allowed to marry. “Society cannot continue!” cried Rep. Tim Wahlberg. “Jesus Wept,” lamented Mike Huckabee. Michelle Backmann crazied-out as per usual. Does it matter? Nancy Pelosi has the best answer, as John Iadarola discusses.
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