Romney wanted gay spokesman to stay on the job

May 4, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: The Wichita Eagle

In this May 1, 2012 file photo, Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov.

Comments
101 - 120 of 135 Comments Last updated May 9, 2012

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#104
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

FaFoxy wrote:
<quoted text>
But SCOTUS said it's a protected right under the U.S. Constitution and it is NOT !
Yes, all rights (including abortion) are protected under the constitution unless specifically restricted (see the 9th amendment).

That's one your fellow Republicans on the SCOTUS actually got right. It was a 7-2 decision; not much question about it.

“RESPECT THE COPS”

Since: Mar 09

they DONT act stupidly

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#105
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

JMichael in Fort Worth wrote:
Romney, of course, still refers to "sexual preference", implying choice, rather than "sexual orientation", indicating an intrinsic human condition. And curiously, almost ironically, he mentions it in the same breath as "ethnicity" and "gender".
Romney's response indicates exactly how far he will go on GLBTQ issues in general. He will defend us up to a point (i.e., "But he's capable!"), but he won't stand up and denounce the discrimination. Not enough, Mr. Romney. You're going to have to do better than that.
He doesnt need to do nothin'. WTF? He doesnt need to pander to you people. The vast majority of Americans oppose and always will oppose the gay lifestyle. Youre an insignificant minority so dont act like youre not with this in your face "accept me or die" attitude.

Pfft.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#106
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

American_Infidel wrote:
<quoted text>
He doesnt need to do nothin'. WTF? He doesnt need to pander to you people. The vast majority of Americans oppose and always will oppose the gay lifestyle. Youre an insignificant minority so dont act like youre not with this in your face "accept me or die" attitude.
Pfft.
If we're such an "insignificant minority" they how is it we have marriage equality in 6 states with more on the horizon? How is it we got DADT repealed? How is it we have the DOJ refusing to defend DOMA?

Obviously we're a lot more significant than you admit.

“RESPECT THE COPS”

Since: Mar 09

they DONT act stupidly

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#107
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

WeTheSheeple wrote:
<quoted text>
If we're such an "insignificant minority" they how is it we have marriage equality in 6 states with more on the horizon? How is it we got DADT repealed? How is it we have the DOJ refusing to defend DOMA?
Obviously we're a lot more significant than you admit.
Its because of corrupt politicians being paid off by gay/lesbian groups and liberal activist judges sympathetic to your cause that rule in your favor.

Anymore stupid questions?
Wondering

Tyngsboro, MA

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#108
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

WeTheSheeple wrote:
If we're such an "insignificant minority" they how is it we have marriage equality in 6 states with more on the horizon?
How is it we got DADT repealed?
How is it we have the DOJ refusing to defend DOMA?
Obviously we're a lot more significant than you admit.
You don't have "marriage equality" in any state. No same sex marriage is recognized by the feds, not even if you live in Massachusetts. Will it ever happen? Can't say.

“No Headline available”

Since: Jan 08

Defiance, Ohio

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#109
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

Wondering wrote:
Good question. I clicked on your name and I have the same question for you.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/29/opinion/sun ...
Wow, you really aren't the sharpest knife in the drawer, are you?

I have routinely argued for gay marriage, which inherently means that I am not homophobic. Apparently, you couldn't even make it all the way through the headline of the article. This doesn't bode well for your reading comprehension skills.
Bertalan Farkas

Dallas, TX

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#110
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

American_Infidel wrote:
<quoted text>
liberal activist judges sympathetic to your cause that rule in your favor.
"activist judge" = a judge I don't agree with.

Since: Dec 08

El Paso, TX

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#111
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

You're Gay, really? You aren't Gay and can't claim to be. You are a self loathing homosexual who doesn't believe in equal marriage rights nor equal rights for Gays. You supported a President who was responsible for the deaths of tens of thousands of Gays by his refusal to even say the word AIDS for some thousand of days during his presidency.

You approach teenagers on topics and ask then to contact you. No one can believe a single word from your spineless body.

I hope you rot in hell.

.
FaFoxy wrote:
<quoted text>
maybe cuz i'm gay and been out for over 30 years ?
:)

“RESPECT THE COPS”

Since: Mar 09

they DONT act stupidly

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#112
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

Reminder of the day: Gays are an insignificant minority even though they talk and act like they're not.

Keep it real, stay focused. We dominate, we rule and it was always be that way. Forever and ever.

“RESPECT THE COPS”

Since: Mar 09

they DONT act stupidly

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#113
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

Bertalan Farkas wrote:
<quoted text>"activist judge" = a judge I don't agree with.
If you say so.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#114
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

American_Infidel wrote:
<quoted text>
Its because of corrupt politicians being paid off by gay/lesbian groups and liberal activist judges sympathetic to your cause that rule in your favor.
Anymore stupid questions?
But if we're so "insignificant" then how could be possibly be able to pay off corrupt politicians? Wouldn't the anti-gays just be able to give those politicians MORE money because they're so much more significant than we are?

If we're so "insignificant" how are we able to get liberal activist judges to be sympathetic to our cause and rule in our favor? Wouldn't the much more significant anti-gays have much more influence on them?

After all, we're so "insignificant"!

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#115
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

American_Infidel wrote:
Reminder of the day: Gays are an insignificant minority even though they talk and act like they're not.
Keep it real, stay focused. We dominate, we rule and it was always be that way. Forever and ever.
And yet we manage to weild a lot of power for such an "insignificant minority".

We're even able to get all you supposedly straight people to spend an inordinate amount of time cruising the gay forums.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#116
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

Wondering wrote:
<quoted text>
You don't have "marriage equality" in any state. No same sex marriage is recognized by the feds, not even if you live in Massachusetts. Will it ever happen? Can't say.
Funny you should bring that up, since the case from Massachusetts will likely be the very case which DOES give us marriage equality at the federal level as well as the state level.

The 1st circuit will issue their ruling sometime this summer.

“RESPECT THE COPS”

Since: Mar 09

they DONT act stupidly

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#117
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

WeTheSheeple wrote:
<quoted text>
And yet we manage to weild a lot of power for such an "insignificant minority".
No, you dont. Stop pretending that you do.

“RESPECT THE COPS”

Since: Mar 09

they DONT act stupidly

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#118
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

WeTheSheeple wrote:
<quoted text>
But if we're so "insignificant" then how could be possibly be able to pay off corrupt politicians? Wouldn't the anti-gays just be able to give those politicians MORE money because they're so much more significant than we are?
Because your party has been the majority since 2006 and only lost the House recently...which is why you people have been coming out of the closet in full force in recent years. I suspect you will be backing off once we regain power in Congress and the WH in November.

If we're so "insignificant" how are we able to get liberal activist judges to be sympathetic to our cause and rule in our favor? Wouldn't the much more significant anti-gays have much more influence on them?
After all, we're so "insignificant"!
Because some of them ARE gay themselves like that fake gay judge in Cali who ruled in favor of gay marriage. The anti-gays have little or no influence on a liberal judge who is sympathetic to your cause. These fake activist judges could care less what they say.

There, youve been schooled. Pretty soon, Im going to have to start charging you for my expertise.

Since: Dec 11

Location hidden

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#119
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

Mixed race marriage, gay marriage and bestality are equally disgusting and has no place in any society in the United States or elsewhere.

“ WOOF !”

Since: Oct 10

Coolidge, AZ

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#120
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

American_Infidel wrote:
<quoted text>
Because your party has been the majority since 2006 and only lost the House recently...which is why you people have been coming out of the closet in full force in recent years. I suspect you will be backing off once we regain power in Congress and the WH in November.
<quoted text>
Because some of them ARE gay themselves like that fake gay judge in Cali who ruled in favor of gay marriage. The anti-gays have little or no influence on a liberal judge who is sympathetic to your cause. These fake activist judges could care less what they say.
There, youve been schooled. Pretty soon, Im going to have to start charging you for my expertise.
"fake gay" ? how do you prove if someone is gay ? or prove what their sexual orientation is at all ?
Aspirin Between My Legos

Philadelphia, PA

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#121
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

Wondering wrote:
<quoted text>
I didn't like Bush and I'm not crazy about Obama either.
You evilgelical filth are on the way out from educated society.

And the suicide rates are higher for recent vets than for other demographics. Obesity is epidemic in more red states. Go demonize those people, too, as you demonize - unwittingly - Africans for having HIV.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#122
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

American_Infidel wrote:
<quoted text>
Because your party has been the majority since 2006 and only lost the House recently...which is why you people have been coming out of the closet in full force in recent years. I suspect you will be backing off once we regain power in Congress and the WH in November.
<quoted text>
Because some of them ARE gay themselves like that fake gay judge in Cali who ruled in favor of gay marriage. The anti-gays have little or no influence on a liberal judge who is sympathetic to your cause. These fake activist judges could care less what they say.
There, youve been schooled. Pretty soon, Im going to have to start charging you for my expertise.
So on the one hand you claim we're an "insignificant minority" with no power, and then you turn around and claim we control an entire political party. On top of that, the same "insignificant minority" somehow has enough power to control judical appointments as well as which judge hears which case?

If you anti-gays are so "significant" then why DON'T you have any influence on "liberal judges"?

What's really telling is how much time you all have to spend telling an "insignificant minority" just how insignificant we are......

“ WOOF !”

Since: Oct 10

Coolidge, AZ

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#123
May 6, 2012
 

Judged:

1

1

1

WeTheSheeple wrote:
<quoted text>
So on the one hand you claim we're an "insignificant minority" with no power, and then you turn around and claim we control an entire political party. On top of that, the same "insignificant minority" somehow has enough power to control judical appointments as well as which judge hears which case?
If you anti-gays are so "significant" then why DON'T you have any influence on "liberal judges"?
What's really telling is how much time you all have to spend telling an "insignificant minority" just how insignificant we are......
Are you leakiing secrets about our "Vast Gay Conspiracy Club" ???

Tell me when this thread is updated: (Registration is not required)

Add to my Tracker Send me an email

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Other Recent Music Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
12 More Students Join $380M Sex Abuse Suit Agai... (Aug '13) Aug 11 ryan singh 3
Si Se Puede: Illegals Deported Multiple Times V... Jul '14 Amigo 1
Ozzy Osbourne: 'Crazy Train' (Sep '12) Jun '14 cfh4life 2
World's oldest man, Alexander Imich, dies at ag... Jun '14 No doubt 1
Letter to the Editor-Tom Lazer May '14 Ryan Bryson 1
Lou Reed: Transformer Live At Montreux Apr '14 Gene 1
Miley Cyrus ill, cancels concerts Apr '14 Miley Cyrus 1

Search the Music Forum:
•••