Skip to comments.Obama Is Back on Everyone’s Gaydar
Posted on 03/01/2011 12:55:37 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet
The pink tide has turned in Obamas favor.
After months of challenging interactions with his gay base, which included heckling from gay protestors at events and a drop in contributions from the community, Obama is back on track with LGBT voters.
The reversal, which took successfully repealing DADT and an administrative abandonment of the Defense of Marriage Act, which he ruled unconstitutional, has put Obama back on the gay radar as a positive force for the community.
As a bisexual man who doesnt hook up with guys, and having a brother who is gay, I have the good fortune of speaking to affluent members of the gay community, mostly in New York. Circa 2010, phrases I heard about Obama included, Hes not even a blip on the radar anymore. Nobody talks about him, as well as, You know, its actually becoming trendy to be a Republican.
I know: a group of gay east coast Republicans could have been a sign of the end times, and a description that woud have fit rather nicely into Bill Murrays dogs and cats living together speech, towards the final scene of Ghostbusters. Yet it very well could have happened, had Obama nixed his on my watch commitments to the gay community in favor of the status quo.
Obama is moving in the right direction towards same-sex marriage being nationally recognized and socially accepted. What would you say, its five years out, maybe 10? Unless we totally regress and allow a Palin, Pawlenty or Huckabee presidency. Gay voters are not wont to let this occur.
Neat trick - for a dictator.
“As a bisexual man who doesnt hook up with guys”
WTH does that mean?
I once met a vegetarian who "ate only pork." Your guess is as good as mine.
what is the word that describes buying lust/votes? Is it prostituion or homosexualty?
considering that palin’s oldest and closest friend is a lesbian, do you have any idea what her political view about gay marriage or the gay agenda in general is ?
i don’t know and was just wondering.
So who is this joker “porking”?
Who is this “oldest and closest friend” of Governor Palin’s who is a lesbian? I would’ve thought that the left-wing media would be all over a story like that, if it were true (or even if it wasn’t) don’t you?
As to your question:
Palin: Obama ‘appalling’ on DOMA
I was wondering about that too, How can you be bi-sexual if you don’t hook up with guys, and if you do hook up with guys you are not bi-sexual, you are a homosexual who wants to spread aids to women.
Two answers: 1) never and/or 2) over my dead body.
Scouts Out! Cavalry Ho!
Daniel 11:37 Neither shall he regard the God of his fathers, nor the desire of women, nor regard any god: for he shall magnify himself above all.
“As a bisexual man who doesnt hook up with guys”, ..... “I’m not gay, but my boyfriend is”
Bacon addiction is forever.
It means he’s attracted to both sexes but only hooks up with women.
I feel pretty ... oh so pretty ... mmmm ... mmm ... mmm
I don’t think his “ruling” is valid. The Executive Branch cannot do the job of the Judicial Branch.
LOL! Good question.
The author wrote that so he could claim proto-membership in an aggrieved class.
It's this kind of ridiculous behavior that provoked Rush to term himself, a "MALE LESBIAN" --he's BEING ridiculous in order to show what it is.
I sometimes use the term with a straight-face, and people have grown so accustomed to thinking of others in these Grievance Elite groups that they are too scared to ask if I'm kidding.
To hasten the downfall of this thinking, I encourage you to lump yourself into some ridiculous-sounding aggrieved group --make it up, if you must.
Ok, here’s the test. You’re gay. You’re as gay as Judy Garland is dead! You’re sitting in a cafe in the Village when this tall, skinny, mulatto walks in. Now you don’t know him from Adam,...or Bruce,...or any other of your more recent conquests! But there something about him! Perhaps it’s those big ears, the skinny legs, the lonesome eyes, or the fact that he whistles his ‘s’s’. You know instantly he’s gay. He looks your way, you look his! He’s says, ‘Hi, I’m Barry. What’s your name?”
Who would that “oldest and dearest” friend be?
As a bisexual man who doesnt hook up with guys, ..... Im not gay, but my boyfriend is
Ha! That’s by a mile the best answer.
He’s returning to “Man’s Country.”
He’s so fugly he can’t get a date with anyone.
“It means hes attracted to both sexes but only hooks up with women.”
Oh crap... You just had to play it “straight”. I was hoping for more imaginative answers... You know, the kind that have me blowing soda out my nose.
“which he ruled unconstitutional”
That’s not how it works. The Supreme Court is the one that rules on constitutionality of laws, not the president.
But how would they know that?
He watches Anderson Cooper 360° with his pants around his ankles.
He’s the guy who has hot and cold running water, except for hot.
I'm a Liveatarian. A reptilian trapped in a mammalian body. I have been unfairly banned from every local pet shop. It's not like I don't pay for everything I eat. BTW, would someone turn up the heat please? I'm feeling a little sluggish.
Means his wife doesn't allow him a guy's night out!
I've finally come out as a trans-transgender, a man who wants to be a woman who want to be a man.
Go ahead, I dare you. Deny "who I am."
“I have one of my absolute best friends for the last 30 years who happens to be gay and I love her dearly,” Palin said, without mentioning names. “And she is not my gay friend, she is one of my best friends who happens to have made a choice that isn’t a choice that I have made.”
“Gay voters are not wont to let this occur.”
What are you threatening straight Americans with?
2% of the population? gee...I’m scared....(sarc)
In other words, not her closest and dearest friend, but one of a number of friends.
LOL! You are funny. :)
“Means his wife doesn’t allow him a guy’s night out!”
Means his wife doesn’t allow him a gay’s night out!
My gaydar is pretty accurate, but my lesbian-dar needs work.
“He watches Anderson Cooper 360° with his pants around his ankles.”
Ha, Ha! Good One! That’s the kind of responses I’m looking for!
You will need to power wash that board when they leave!
yeah, they say history repeats itself. benedictarnold.org goggle dixie mafia + bill clinton
Haven’t I read somewhere that the Obama’s “personal trainer” is flown in from Illinois once a week? Hmmmmmm....do you think it might be one of the pretty boys from Rahm and Barry’s bathhouse.
To: SoCal SoCon
It means hes attracted to both sexes but only hooks up with women.
He only hooks up with women and bull-yikes?
Actually “Man’s Country” is the gay club that Obama and Rahm Emanuel used to frequent in the early 2000s. Allegedly.
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.