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Monday, August 27, 2007

More on The Gentleman from Idablow

posted by on August 27 at 15:07 PM

Pam over at Americablog reminds us that Idaho Sen. Larry Craig (R-Tearoom) has gotten into trouble in public restrooms before. Craig also

* Voted YES on constitutional ban of same-sex marriage. (Jun 2006) * Voted NO on adding sexual orientation to definition of hate crimes. (Jun 2002) * Voted NO on expanding hate crimes to include sexual orientation. (Jun 2000) * Voted YES on prohibiting same-sex marriage. (Sep 1996) * Voted NO on prohibiting job discrimination by sexual orientation. (Sep 1996)

Well, you don’t get a 100% rating from the Christian Coalition by amassing a pro-gay voting record. You do, however, earn a 0% rating from the Human Rights Campaign.

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Dan, you need a clever tagline for all these outed Republican stories. Something like "they will know us by" headline for all the crazy Christains and the "every child needs" headline for straight parents from Hell.

May I humbly suggest co-opting the line from Blazing Saddles?

"As chairman of the welcoming committee, It's a pleasure to present a Laurel and hearty handshake to our new..."


Posted by eclexia | August 27, 2007 3:25 PM

I'd always heard rumors about Sen. Craig... haha. How funny that they come out so publicly.

Posted by brappy | August 27, 2007 3:32 PM

Larry Craig's 1982 preemptive denials in a congressional sex and drug scandals.

"just because i'm not married...."

Posted by cochise. | August 27, 2007 3:56 PM

Predator III?

Posted by NapoleonXIV | August 27, 2007 4:03 PM

Ahhh... I love the smell of another hypocrite going down in flames.

Posted by SDA in SEA | August 27, 2007 7:11 PM

@5 It's like they're just raining down these days!

Posted by It's Mark Mitchell | August 28, 2007 12:20 AM

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