Suze Orman, You've Insulted the Memory of My Lesbian Mom

On Piers Morgan, Suze Orman ambushed Ryan Anderson with a crowd-pleasing, smug flourish.  After hearing Anderson's explanation of his opposition to same-sex marriage, she said she felt "compassion" toward him because he was "uneducated" about the issue.  She told him that he needed to study all the financial ramifications for same-sex couples: estate taxes, health benefits, property rights, etc. This may be shocking to people like Suze Orman, but gay love used to be wonderful because once upon a time, it was about love and not about money.  If you were in a gay relationship, you knew it was because the other person loved you, not because the other person wanted federal benefits like military housing, a bridal registry at Nordstrom's, or dental coverage. It remains the case that the vast majority of gay people (at least the ones I know) are kind-hearted, decent folk.  These media Moseses do not speak for us. Orman is part of the "instant" gay political class,...(Read Full Post)