"How many more gay people does God have to create before we ask ourselves whether or not God actually wants them around?"
Steve Simon (DFL Hopkins/St. Louis Park) is a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. He's a Democrat. He is also an attorney who knows how to make a really strong argument. And we were introduced to him through Towleroad.
At a hearing before a House panel on Minnesota's ban on same-sex marriage, (which passed on a party line vote) Simon made this fantastic argument against closed-minded religious folks. It's simple, to the point, and pretty genius.
Check it out.