December 16, 2004
MICKEY KAUS: "When exactly did support for gay marriage become an essential Democratic party principle akin to racial equality? Was it when Anthony Lewis' wife decided to impose it on Massachusetts? Seems like only a few years ago the concept was an entry on the New Republic's 'to be assigned' list. (Sullivan got the job.) Now we must embrace it or leave the party? Isn't that rushing things a bit?"