18 min

Lightning strikes!

There was much buzz yesterday about this propaganda video from the US "National Organization for Marriage."  In case you missed it:

The Human Rights Campaign's Joe Solmonese hit the news channels to fight back…

…while HRC got a hold of the audition tapes of the pathetic actors in the NOM video:

Meanwhile, in what seems like a coordinated effort, the National Review launched an anti-gay screed that pundit Andrew Sullivan immediately went after as well.

In the wake of last week's seismic shift forward in Iowa and Vermont, all this gay-baiting feels like desperation.  Homophobia is alive and well in the US (and Canada, let's not kid ourselves) but, contrary to right-wing paranoia, the storm clouds are lifting.