No blaming Mormons this time. (who supposedly burned a lot of political capital being on the wrong side of history and all h/t Morgan H.)
Or African Americans who voted “yes” for Hope & Change and “no” for Adam & Steve.
No one would accuse Maine of being a particularly conservative, redneck, backwater state. And yet against the odds–and the overwhelming funding of gay marriage advocates–traditional marriage won the day.
Congratulations to everyone who manned phones, donated what they could, knocked doors and voted to defend marriage.
Given events of a year ago, today is a good day.
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