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Wingnut Week In Review: Forever Hold Their Peace

The Supreme Court and the Ninth Circuit Court boosted the number of gay marriage states to somewhere between 30 and 35. Needless to say, the floodgates of wingnuttery opened wide.

On Monday, the Supreme Court let stand lower court rulings striking down same-sex marriage bans in five states, effectively making same-sex marriage legal in 30 states. On Tuesday, the Ninth Circuit Court reaffirmed same-sex couples right to marry in Idaho and Nevada, and cleared the way for same-sex couples to marry in Alaska, Montana, and Arizona.


The sound of wedding bells ringing across the country was punctuated by the sound of wingnut heads exploding on Twitter.

Needless to say, it didn’t end there. Not that anyone expected conservatives to “forever hold their peace.” Here’s the best of the worse of gay marriage meltdowns in wingnuttia this week:

Meanwhile, Ebola caused an outbreak of idiocy on the right.

One Comment

  1. Wow. Overdose of brain bleach, people?

    Four-year-olds can believe in The Bogeyman. Adults should have already gotten over that. Long ago.

    Also, the reason that the courts have had to adjudicate civil rights matters is that, left to the voters, minorities will be denied civil rights.

    obSheeesh: Sheeesh!