The Bad Faith of Michele Bachmann's Gay Rights Inquisitors

Michele Bachmann followed up on her Iowa straw poll victory with two Sunday interviews, in both of which she was given ridiculous questions about homosexuality.  The gay card seems to be the feint of choice for Democrats and their proxies. On Meet the Press, David Gregory played back audio from an education conference held about seven years ago, in which Bachmann referred to the gay lifestyle as "personal bondage, personal despair, and personal enslavement."  He then asked Michele Bachmann if she could clarify.  She answered, "I'm running for the presidency of the United States; I am not running to be anyone's judge." Gregory asked her if she would ever appoint a gay or lesbian subordinate.  Michele Bachmann answered that she would simply hire whoever was qualified.  (The same answer she gave earlier about hiring atheists.)  Then Gregory asked her, "Can a gay couple who adopt children in your mind be considered a family?"  At last Bachmann put the...(Read Full Article)

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