Victory, for now at least
The constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage has failed in the Senate. Phew. The most-idiotic-statement-ever award goes to Senator Rick Santorum:
"Isn't that the ultimate homeland security, standing up for marriage, defending the right of children to have moms and dads, to be raised in a loving environment," said Senator Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, who was a key sponsor. "That is what this debate is all about."Excuse me? So ... if we let gay people who love each other get married ... ah, that's what I thought. The terrorists have already won. Damn those gay terrorists!