I'd like to invite readers to weigh in on how the White House is treating the Elena Kagan SCOTUS nomination. The words "weird" and "unenlightened" come to mind. In this day and age, why not just say it, one way or the other?
This story delves into the story with reaction of the LGBT community, which also thinks the Obama Administration position of "Just so you know, our Supreme Court nominee isn't gay!" seems more than a little backward.