Thanks to commentor Sly for highlighting Tom Scocca’s “Shameless or Fearless” post:
Newt Gingrich would like you to know, via the Newt Gingrich Twitter feed, that you can find his thoughts on the Proposition 8 ruling at Newt.org. Here they are:
Judge Walker’s ruling overturning Prop 8 is an outrageous disrespect for our Constitution and for the majority of people of the United States who believe marriage is the union of husband and wife. In every state of the union from California to Maine to Georgia, where the people have had a chance to vote they’ve affirmed that marriage is the union of one man and one woman.
“An outrageous disrespect” is a little grammatically shaky for a scholar and published author. Still, unlike Sarah Palin’s sanitized Facebook feed, Newt.org doesn’t seem to mind a little dissent. Or a lot of it…
Newt Gingrich is unafraid to face his critics. That or he has a lazy webmaster. Either way, right now, the top-rated comment on Ginrgich’s Prop 8 post—liked by 49 Newt.org readers—is
“Which one of your multiple marriages was the most sacred to you?”
Didn’t have the patience to register myself, but right now there are 330 comments on that Newt.org thread, and counting…