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Florida’s Beaches were segregated. I swear that had never occurred to me. I’m from Mississippi, ground zero for the civil rights movement and the integration battles. I think of lunch counters and the Little Rock Nine and George Wallace and James Meredith. But not beaches.
Behold Florida State Senator Eleanor Sobel! Isn’t she beautiful?! (She reminds me a little of Jill from Desperate Housewives of New York. Maybe it’s that she actually is a Jewish New Yorker. Regardless, I’m so glad to call her a Floridian today! Are any Floridians actually from Florida anyway? I’m a Mississippian by birth. Don’t choke! It’s OK. I escaped.)
I loved my heterosexual parents and if anybody tried to take away their parental rights, their right to adopt, their children's health insurance . . . they would have been damn mad, hateful, immature and every other emotion under the sun.
These are our families - our children.
I used to be one of the play nice, act mature, fit in good gays - but I'm sick of it.
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