Newark, NJ mayor CORY BOOKER, calling out governor Chris Christie for proposing that marriage equality in the Garden State be decided by referendum instead of by legislation, on Jan. 24.
because Chris Christie is a bully and a fucking coward.
(Note: story is via NJ.com)
Um… is that NJ Governor Chris Christie, on the field behind Giants coach Tom Coughlin? Lobbying for that parking lot parade, maybe?
“But dear God, we should not be putting civil rights issues to a popular vote to be subject to the sentiments, the passions of the day. No minority should have their rights subject to the passions and sentiments of the majority. This is a fundamental bedrock of what our nation stands for.”
Chris Christie, check your gay-marriage milkshake. Cory Booker just drank it.
Five minutes well spent.
New Jersey governor and Republican darling CHRIS CHRISTIE, who is pushing for a voter referendum on marriage equality in his state rather than take up the issue in the Legislature.
Yes, because in those good old days, a referendum was a realistic option for African-Americans, you fucking idiot.
Still two wins away from a Super Bowl title, and the governor is talking about where the parade should be held.
Ask New England how that kind of planning works out:
Sounds like a real Cowboy fan move to me…
He should really focus on the New Jersey Nets not holding their post-championship parade in Brooklyn, amirite?