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Glamtrack: FRC Warns Against “Gays On A Train!”

Jim Burroway

August 3rd, 2010

The Family Research Council is really, really wierded out  that Amtrack is behaving like a typical travel company by targeting advertising to gays. You know, to people who like to travel. Goodness, we wouldn’t want Amtrack to, you know, go all consumer-focused on us, now would we? FRC doesn’t think so, anyway. They’d rather Amtrack remain a socialist money-losing behemoth. Their action alert went out two weeks ago. Rachel Maddow and Kent Jones responded:

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Lindoro Almaviva
August 3rd, 2010 | LINK

You mean there can be GAY PEOPLE sitting right next to me on a plane and i didn’t even know?


B John
August 3rd, 2010 | LINK

I’ve taken to calling people who say stuff like this. I don’t usually get them on the phone, but I make the staffer defend them, or put them on to say it to my face.

Called Tony Perkins. According to his assistant he’s out sick all this week…very ill according to her. I pointed out he was well enough to write that mess, which of course the staff person went out under his name but was written by their staff.

I’m guessing his panties got so wadded up that it cut off the circulation and he had a fainting spell.

I guess hating takes a toll after a while.

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