David Boies Destroys Homophobic Bigot’s Prop 8 Arguments


    This is definitely worth watching.  As David Boies says, there is “no basis whatsoever” to discriminating against GLBT citizens who want to marry. No basis, that is, except for appealing- as homophobic bigot Tony Perkins does here – to “people’s fear and prejudice” and citing studies that “don’t exist or don’t say what you say they do.”

    • somethingblue

      I think that one will leave its mark. Right up there with “Have you no sense of decency, sir, at long last?”

    • Elaine in Roanoke

      The mandate for health insurance in Massachusetts – which was promoted and signed by GOPer Gov. Mitt Romney – is set up the same as Virginia’s car insurance and the federal health insurance mandates. Either buy insurance or pay a tax to cover the cost of people not having insurance.

      The big difference between the Massachusetts law and the federal one is that the federal government actually put in cost containment, while MA did not.