«But many have pointed out that there is still a long way to go. Gay marriage has become the touchstone social issue in the forthcoming elections, with both presidential candidates opposed and President George Bush saying he will support an amendment to change the constitution to define marriage as a heterosexual institution.»
Pay no attention to the lack of universal health care in the US! Waste all energy fretting over why those wacky gays/fundamentalists can't just abandon/accept gay marriages!
I'm tired. The future was supposed to be full of great drugs and jetpacks and enlightened rapartee. Instead, we have President Napoleonjesus's live-action Risk; slummy Walmartian macro- and micro-economics; and Flash intros.
Somehow I'm not in a great mood to work on Pod::Simple::HTML. Maybe pancakes will make it all better.