When Waldo posted word, the other day, that a proposed California ballot measure calling for the execution of all gay people, and providing for other forms of moral uplift, had been denied a place on the voting paper for being simply beyond the pale, a reader commented:
I missed this one. Now, of course, if this had been put forth in the Deep South it would have gotten enough national ink to sink a battleship.Waldo, is, of course, mindful this has been a rough patch for l'amour-propre du Sud, but this seems a little, well...grudging.
But who knows? As Southerners, and leading Southern institutions, have been threatening to unleash the winds from sometime, maybe we will get to see the Southern Sodomite Suppression Act yet.