WorldNet Daily, By Jack Cashill
In November 2008, while a candidate for president, Barack Obama was unequivocal in his rejection of gay marriage.
At the time, Obama told even the gay-friendly MTV audience that he believed marriage to be exclusively "between a man and a woman" and that he was "not in favor of gay marriage."
Just a few months later, in response to a question, Miss California Carrie Prejean said the very same thing: "I believe that marriage should be between a man and a woman, no offense to anybody out there."
For her honesty, she was denied a shot at the Miss USA title and savaged throughout the media by a gay lobby empowered by Obama's victory.
Obama got the message. In February of this year, assuming the role usually reserved for the Supreme Court, he and his pals decided that the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act – passed by large majorities in both houses and signed by President Clinton – was unconstitutional, and they would no longer enforce it.
Now, we are told that his position on gay marriage is "evolving." In defense of Obama's impending shift, Rep. Barney Frank excused him of hypocrisy: "If you live in a democratic society, it is a mix of what you think the voters want and what you think is doable."
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