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Obama Is Back on Everyone’s Gaydar
Death and Taxes ^ | March 1, 2011 | Stephen Blackwell

Posted on 03/01/2011 12:55:37 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet

The pink tide has turned in Obama’s 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 doesn’t 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, “He’s not even a blip on the radar anymore. Nobody talks about him,” as well as, “You know, it’s 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 Murray’s “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, it’s 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.


TOPICS: Government; Military/Veterans; Politics; Society
KEYWORDS: dadt; doma; dontaskdonttell; fotus; gay; gaydar; gaymarriage; homosexualagenda; homosexualmarriage; larrysinclair; lavendermafia; lgbt; mancountry; obama
Yes, how could we "allow" a Palin presidency when pink unicorns are sh*tting Skittles all over our happy rainbow?
1 posted on 03/01/2011 12:55:45 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet
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which he ruled unconstitutional..

Neat trick - for a dictator.

2 posted on 03/01/2011 12:57:50 PM PST by D-fendr (Deus non alligatur sacramentis sed nos alligamur.)
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To: D-fendr
Separation of powers means nothing to this guy. He doesn't need the judiciary. He doesn't need the legislature. He won the election in Nov 2008, and that means he can do anything he wants.

Right?

3 posted on 03/01/2011 1:00:21 PM PST by ClearCase_guy
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To: ClearCase_guy

“As a bisexual man who doesn’t hook up with guys”

WTH does that mean?


4 posted on 03/01/2011 1:02:05 PM PST by DariusBane (People are like sheep and have two speeds: grazing and stampede)
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To: DariusBane
“As a bisexual man who doesn’t hook up with guys” WTH does that mean?

I once met a vegetarian who "ate only pork." Your guess is as good as mine.

5 posted on 03/01/2011 1:05:15 PM PST by PGR88 (Quid Hoc Ad Aeternitatem?)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

what is the word that describes buying lust/votes? Is it prostituion or homosexualty?


6 posted on 03/01/2011 1:05:32 PM PST by bareford101 ("Aslan's on the move." The Last Battle-CS Lewis)
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To: ClearCase_guy

I’d like to know how Bammy gets to decide when the Supreme Court is supposed to make those decisions. Not that he hasn’t tried to skew the court with his appointees, mind you.


7 posted on 03/01/2011 1:05:46 PM PST by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, 5:13; John 3:17-18, 6:69, 11:25, 14:6, 20:31; Rom10:8-11; 1 Tim 2:5; Titus 3:4-5)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
Does this writer understand what "Gaydar" means?

Gaydar (a portmanteau of gay and radar) is the intuitive ability to assess someone's sexual orientation as gay, bisexual, or straight. Gaydar relies almost exclusively on non-verbal clues. These include (but are not limited to) the sensitivity to social behaviors and mannerisms; for instance, acknowledging flamboyant mannerisms, overtly rejecting traditional gender roles, a person's occupation and grooming habits.

The detection of sexual orientation by outward appearance or behavior frequently is made complicated by situations with gay men who do not act in a stereotypically "gay" fashion, or metrosexual men (regardless of sexuality) who exhibit a lifestyle, spending habits and concern for personal appearance supposedly close to the stereotype of fashionable urban gay men.


Yeh....Obama has NEVER left MY gaydar...pansy @$$ that he is.
8 posted on 03/01/2011 1:05:49 PM PST by Lucky9teen (Jobs? Nope! Economy? Nope! Disarm the U.S? Yep! Impeach the treasonous Marxist Muslim usurper bast)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet; taraytarah

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.


9 posted on 03/01/2011 1:06:04 PM PST by kingattax (99 % of liberals give the rest a bad name)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
you know why the tide is pink? it is tinged with blood.....
10 posted on 03/01/2011 1:07:00 PM PST by bareford101 ("Aslan's on the move." The Last Battle-CS Lewis)
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To: PGR88

So who is this joker “porking”?


11 posted on 03/01/2011 1:07:04 PM PST by DariusBane (People are like sheep and have two speeds: grazing and stampede)
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To: kingattax

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
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-gop/2682001/posts


12 posted on 03/01/2011 1:10:34 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (All gave some, some gave all.)
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To: DariusBane

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.


13 posted on 03/01/2011 1:14:22 PM PST by Venturer
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
"Obama is moving in the right direction towards same-sex marriage being nationally recognized and socially accepted. What would you say, it’s five years out, maybe 10?"

Two answers: 1) never and/or 2) over my dead body.

Scouts Out! Cavalry Ho!

14 posted on 03/01/2011 1:15:56 PM PST by wku man (Still holding my breath, but exhaling a bit after Nov. 2...)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

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.


15 posted on 03/01/2011 1:18:48 PM PST by st.eqed
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To: 2ndDivisionVet; ClearCase_guy; DariusBane

“As a bisexual man who doesn’t hook up with guys”, ..... “I’m not gay, but my boyfriend is”


16 posted on 03/01/2011 1:19:43 PM PST by printhead
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To: PGR88
I once met a vegetarian who "ate only pork." Your guess is as good as mine.

Bacon addiction is forever.

17 posted on 03/01/2011 1:21:14 PM PST by cowboyway (Molon labe : Deo Vindice : "Rebellion is always an option!!"--Jim Robinson)
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To: DariusBane

It means he’s attracted to both sexes but only hooks up with women.


18 posted on 03/01/2011 1:26:29 PM PST by SoCal SoCon (Mr. President might I ask what you do with my 4th Amendment rights when not using them as a urinal?)
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To: Lucky9teen
Yeh....Obama has NEVER left MY gaydar...


I feel pretty ... oh so pretty ... mmmm ... mmm ... mmm

19 posted on 03/01/2011 1:30:54 PM PST by Servant of the Cross (the Truth will set you free!)
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To: D-fendr

I don’t think his “ruling” is valid. The Executive Branch cannot do the job of the Judicial Branch.


20 posted on 03/01/2011 1:32:29 PM PST by GingisK
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To: DariusBane

LOL! Good question.


21 posted on 03/01/2011 1:33:16 PM PST by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
As a bisexual man who doesn’t hook up with guys

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.

22 posted on 03/01/2011 1:33:41 PM PST by gaijin
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

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?”


23 posted on 03/01/2011 1:46:49 PM PST by Doc Savage ("I've shot people I like a lot more,...for a lot less!" Raylan Givins)
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To: kingattax

Who would that “oldest and dearest” friend be?


24 posted on 03/01/2011 1:50:42 PM PST by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: printhead

“As a bisexual man who doesn’t hook up with guys”, ..... “I’m not gay, but my boyfriend is”

Ha! That’s by a mile the best answer.


25 posted on 03/01/2011 1:56:58 PM PST by DariusBane (People are like sheep and have two speeds: grazing and stampede)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

He’s returning to “Man’s Country.”


26 posted on 03/01/2011 1:58:05 PM PST by struggle ((The struggle continues))
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To: struggle

Barackback Mountain?


27 posted on 03/01/2011 1:59:26 PM PST by NeoCaveman (I don't think he's here for the fishing, do you.)
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To: DariusBane

He’s so fugly he can’t get a date with anyone.


28 posted on 03/01/2011 2:00:00 PM PST by TigersEye (Who crashed the markets on 9/28/08 and why?)
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To: SoCal SoCon

“It means he’s 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.


29 posted on 03/01/2011 2:00:13 PM PST by DariusBane (People are like sheep and have two speeds: grazing and stampede)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

“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?


30 posted on 03/01/2011 2:02:29 PM PST by Leftism is Mentally Deranged (Liberalism is against human nature. Practicing liberalism is detrimental to your mental stability.)
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To: DariusBane
“As a bisexual man who doesn’t hook up with guys”
WTH does that mean?

He watches Anderson Cooper 360° with his pants around his ankles.

31 posted on 03/01/2011 2:04:02 PM PST by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: DariusBane

He’s the guy who has hot and cold running water, except for hot.


32 posted on 03/01/2011 2:06:13 PM PST by fwdude (Anita Bryant was right.)
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To: gaijin
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.

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.

33 posted on 03/01/2011 2:09:45 PM PST by TigersEye (Who crashed the markets on 9/28/08 and why?)
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To: DariusBane
“As a bisexual man who doesn’t hook up with guys”

Means his wife doesn't allow him a guy's night out!

34 posted on 03/01/2011 2:11:54 PM PST by TexasCajun
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To: gaijin
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.

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."

35 posted on 03/01/2011 2:12:04 PM PST by fwdude (Anita Bryant was right.)
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To: trisham

“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.”

http://articles.nydailynews.com/2008-09-30/news/17907886_1_sarah-palin-presidential-nominee-joe-biden-gay


36 posted on 03/01/2011 2:39:45 PM PST by kingattax (99 % of liberals give the rest a bad name)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

“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)


37 posted on 03/01/2011 2:43:24 PM PST by Mortrey (Impeach President Soros)
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To: kingattax
she is one of my best friends

**********************

In other words, not her closest and dearest friend, but one of a number of friends.

38 posted on 03/01/2011 2:46:36 PM PST by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: Doc Savage

LOL! You are funny. :)


39 posted on 03/01/2011 2:47:46 PM PST by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet; All

40 posted on 03/01/2011 2:53:20 PM PST by Hotlanta Mike (TeaNami)
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To: TexasCajun

“Means his wife doesn’t allow him a guy’s night out!”

Correction:

Means his wife doesn’t allow him a gay’s night out!


41 posted on 03/01/2011 3:23:30 PM PST by DariusBane (People are like sheep and have two speeds: grazing and stampede)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

My gaydar is pretty accurate, but my lesbian-dar needs work.


42 posted on 03/01/2011 3:24:27 PM PST by GSWarrior (To activate this tagline, please contact the board administrator.)
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To: dead

“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!


43 posted on 03/01/2011 3:26:33 PM PST by DariusBane (People are like sheep and have two speeds: grazing and stampede)
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To: Hotlanta Mike

You will need to power wash that board when they leave!


44 posted on 03/01/2011 3:27:34 PM PST by DariusBane (People are like sheep and have two speeds: grazing and stampede)
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To: ClearCase_guy

yeah, they say history repeats itself. benedictarnold.org goggle dixie mafia + bill clinton


45 posted on 03/01/2011 6:04:36 PM PST by husyourdaddy
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

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.


46 posted on 03/01/2011 6:14:03 PM PST by Aleya2Fairlie
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To: DariusBane

To: SoCal SoCon
“It means he’s attracted to both sexes but only hooks up with women.

He only hooks up with women and bull-yikes?


47 posted on 03/01/2011 6:23:17 PM PST by Aleya2Fairlie
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To: NeoCaveman

Actually “Man’s Country” is the gay club that Obama and Rahm Emanuel used to frequent in the early 2000s. Allegedly.


48 posted on 03/02/2011 7:04:28 AM PST by struggle ((The struggle continues))
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