Barack Obama continues sink into the political waves and befuddle those who thought he could walk on water. Obama chose Pastor Rick Warren to perform some inaugural duties, and the left isn’t thrilled in the least: Gay activists furious with Obama:
Barack ObamaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s choice of a prominent evangelical minister to perform the invocation at his inauguration is a conciliatory gesture toward social conservatives who opposed him in November, but it is drawing fierce challenges from a gay rights movement that Ã¢â‚¬â€œ in the wake of a gay marriage ban in California Ã¢â‚¬â€œ is looking for a fight.
How deep is the anger? Here’s just a few comments from very soon to be former Obamaniacs at the Democratic Underground:
Perusing comments at the Huffington Post, the lefties there aren’t much happier.
But rest easy, pro-gay Democrats. Word is that Obama may nominate a gay man to be Secretary of the Navy. How’s this for an uncomfortable headline: Gay man backed for Navy secretary
That’s right, “Rear Admiral” may soon take on a whole new meaning.
I’ve pointed out the man who could be the Navy secretary in this file photo: