Joseph Farah is worried. Very worried. You see, Sen. Rob Portman changed his mind on marriage equality because he has a gay son and now — clutching pearls — it turns out that Chief Justice John Roberts has a gay cousin. Oh no! What if he thinks gay people are human beings with equal rights now?
Will Supreme Court Chief Justice Roberts disappoint conservatives again – this time on same-sex marriage?
The question is being raised by an opinion piece written by Roberts’ cousin, Jean Podrasky, 48, a lesbian activist. The piece appeared on the website of the National Council of Lesbian Rights. She will be sitting ringside in the courtroom as a guest of Roberts at two key hearings take place.Roberts shocked Republicans and conservatives when he sided with the majority of flaming progressives on the court in upholding the constitutionality of Obamacare.
Could he do it again?
Will he pull a Rob Portman and support same-sex marriage because he’s got a homosexual relative?
Lather, rinse, repeat with every conservative in power with a gay relative. Which is most of them, probably. Oh bother.