GOP Presidential Wannabes Aren’t Homophobes–But Only When The Media Fails to Ask About Gays
Snow White and the seven dwarfs (aka the GOP presidential field) met at the Ronald Reagan library in Simi Valley, CA, Wednesday night and–surprise!–they didn’t have anything bad to say about gays. Of course, that’s only because the moderators, NBC’s Brian Williams and Politico’s John Harris, didn’t bother to ask a single question about marriage equality, DADT, or anything remotely gay related. Always good to know how the national media ranks the importance of our issues.
Appearing on stage hoping for the ghost of the Gipper to alight with his blessing were Michele Bachmann, Herman Cain, Jon Huntsman, Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, Rick Perry, Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum. However, the punditocracy had concluded in advance that the debate was about Perry and Romney, so the bulk of the questions were directed at them, with each firing back at the other, largely on economic issues.
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