German elections pave way for gay for...

German elections pave way for gay foreign minister

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Free Democratic Party, FDP, Chairman Guido Westerwelle, right, drinks beer with his partner Michael Mronz after the German general elections in Berlin.

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Since: Mar 07

Kansas City, MO.

#1 Oct 1, 2009
First, congrats to the foreign minister.
2nd, see how him being gay is a NON-ISSUE, as it should be!
3rd, shows how THIS country needs to get into the NOW, instead of living in the past!
And the sun STILL rises, shines, and sets in Germany.

Since: Dec 08

Toronto, ON, Canada

#2 Oct 1, 2009
It would be nice to see a gay chief of state in Western Europe (Iceland is too small to really count). Of course, it is unlikely to be this guy unless he switches to a plurality party.

I don't recall if FDP has ever gotten the chancellorship - don't think so.

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