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Rick Perry Speaks Up In Favor of Abuse Against Gays Abroad

Sane folk nodded in approval today as Barack Obama put out a memorandum directing “all agencies engaged abroad to ensure that U.S. diplomacy and foreign assistance promote and protect the human rights of LGBT persons.” Hooray for Increments, right? It’s not clear what this actually means since the U.S. is unlikely to cold de-friend Saudi Arabia on Facebook or quit mailing billions of dollars to our frenemies in the Pakistani government for constant cruelty to their gays (Uganda might be in trouble, though), so for now the Important Point is that the United States is on record as being uncool with gay-hating governments. This is a reasonably uncontroversial thing, wanting people not to be murdered and imprisoned for their sexuality, unless… UNLESS you are a forgotten weirdo like glum Rick Perry, who is still desperate to prove that he is the favored presidential candidate of straight Jesus. He’s against it! Read more on Rick Perry Speaks Up In Favor of Abuse Against Gays Abroad…