So I thought I knew what my Sunday evening looked like. Do a little webfutzing -- fold a little laundry -- watch a little television.
Then the phone rang and now I'm out of my sweats and back in my suit-and-collar getting ready to head out to do a Channel 7 News "stand up" on tomorrow's opening arguments in the lawsuit challenging Proposition 8 in the California Courts.
(See also: The Things We Do for Jesus)
In preparation for chatting with the reporter in about 45 minutes, I got handed a copy of this piece in the current issue of Newsweek: THE CONSERVATIVE CASE FOR GAY MARRIAGE.
Here's the link to the online article.
Go read it. Now. Really. Trust me.
Need a "tease?" OK ... here you go:
Americans who believe in the words of the Declaration of Independence, in Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, in the 14th Amendment, and in the Constitution's guarantees of equal protection and equal dignity before the law cannot sit by while this wrong continues. This is not a conservative or liberal issue; it is an American one, and it is time that we, as Americans, embraced it.