Did you catch the mini-uproar over the whole ‘lesbian-video’
In a nutshell, The Hallmark
Channel, known especially for its heart-warming, if somewhat bland holiday
movies and mini-series, ran an ad featuring two lesbians sharing a loving kiss
at the altar on their wedding day.
This horror of horrors so enraged the ultra-conservative One Million Moms that they instituted a campaign beseeching their membership to sign a petition ‘asking Hallmark to do what is right and reject airing movies and commercials with LGBT content!’ Unfortunately, Hallmark, rather short-sightedly, caved in to the pressure of and pulled the ads, resulting in a public reaction it probably did not expect…