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Gay Man Confronts Tim Pawlenty on Marriage Equality; Pawlenty Punts

An openly gay high school student confronted Tim Pawlenty about his lack of support for marriage equality at the Iowa State Fair.  Predictably, Pawlenty punted,

August 12, 2011 Blog
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At Least Nine or Ten Wingnuts Show Up For Launch of NOM’s Values Voter Bus Tour

More would have come to the Iowa state capital, but there was a two-for-one special on trans fats out in the suburbs. Here’s the local

August 10, 2011 Blog
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More on the Hateful ‘Family Leader’ Pledge Michele Bachmann Signed

I mentioned in a post yesterday that Bob Vander Plaats, Iowa’s Most Unhinged Wingnut, and his organization the FAMiLY LEADER [sic] had drafted a pledge

July 08, 2011 Blog
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Iowa Conservatives Doubling Down on Anti-Gay Agenda

No matter what the issue is, no matter what progress the rest of the nation is making, social conservatives are always moving in the opposite

July 07, 2011 Blog, News
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The Bigots Are Accelerating Their Own Losses

One line from Amanda Marcotte’s piece this morning on the New York marriage win, and its concomitant right wing hysteria, grabbed me: There are 44

June 30, 2011 Blog, Opinion
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These Are The Kids We Fight For

There’s going to be a lot of talk in the coming days about the new conservative victimhood meme — oh you haven’t heard it?  Conservatives

June 12, 2011 Blog, News
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Newt Gingrich Bathed in Gay Glitter in Minnesota

Seriously, my headline is completely accurate.  More information: (Minneapolis) –At a book signing in Minneapolis, recently declared the hippest and gayest city in America, local

May 18, 2011 Blog
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The Deleterious Effects of ‘Second-Hand Gay’

The other day, marginal wingnut Bob Vander Plaats, who is spearheading the effort to take civil rights away from gay families in Iowa, compared the

April 14, 2011 Blog
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Did Omaha-Area Church Do Enough to Prevent Ex-Gay Sexual Abuse?

The web site of Victory Fellowship Church in Council Bluffs, Iowa, has much in common with conservative evangelical churches that host fraudulent “ex-gay” ministries: It

March 21, 2011 Blog
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Youth Pastor Helped Young Men Overcome Homosexuality By Having Gay Sex With Them

Well, I wish I could say this is unbelievable, but it’s unfortunately par for the course when it comes to extreme fundamentalists: A former youth

March 21, 2011 Blog
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