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LISTEN: Maggie Gallagher Would Bake A Wedding Cake For You, If A Priest Said It Was Not A Sin

maggie-gallagherFor a woman who has made her (well-paid) living out of fighting marriage equality, Maggie Gallagher has come out with an amazing admission. In the bakery wars over wedding cakes for same-sex couples, Maggie is siding with [gasp] the couples. Speaking at the Society of Catholic Social Scientists conference, Gallagher turned to the Oregon bakery that closed after refusing to bake a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.

“I think i could probably figure out a way that it was okay for me personally to bake a cake for a gay wedding,” Gallagher admitted. However, to emphasize the theological magnitude of the decision, she added that “I’d have to consult with some priests.”

Just to show that Gallagher isn’t going all lavender in her dotage, she defended the baker in question, portraying her as the victim of revenge-seeking lesbians. “She was perfectly willing to serve on a warm and friendly basis all people gay or straight,” Gallagher insists, although refusing to supply a wedding cake to long-stand customers provides new definition to “warm and friendly.”

As for the wedding cake: if it’s anything like Maggie’s hair style, we’ll pass.

Listen to the segment in question:

[H/t: Good as You]

By:           John Gallagher
On:           Dec 26, 2013
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  • 16 Comments
    • hotshot70
      hotshot70

      why would this fugly pig’s opinions matter to anyone?

      Dec 26, 2013 at 7:13 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • sanfranca1
      sanfranca1

      She looks like she eats a wedding cake every day.

      Dec 26, 2013 at 7:17 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • marc sfe
      marc sfe

      So Maggie, when you finally got married, as an unwed mother, did the bakery have to consult with a priest since you obviously WEREN’T a virgin?? What a bitch.

      Dec 26, 2013 at 8:12 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • greybat
      greybat

      “Melissa”‘s name was actually Aaron.
      And it wasn’t the “Revenge-Seeking” Lesbians who shut him down, the Labor and Industries Board made him pay a fine.
      So now he’s running the business out of his home, to keep the Gays away.

      Dec 26, 2013 at 9:31 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • hyhybt
      hyhybt

      Somebody send her some Episcopal priests!

      Dec 26, 2013 at 10:13 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Pistolo
      Pistolo

      It’s interesting some of these people who’ve made whole careers out of trying to discriminate against gay people claim to be so in touch with generosity, morality, and love yet if she spent all this time innovating something truly altruistic they might have actually made a real difference in the world.

      Dec 27, 2013 at 1:05 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • PRINCE OF SNARKNESS aka DIVKID
      PRINCE OF SNARKNESS aka DIVKID

      She has no argument with cake

      Dec 27, 2013 at 3:20 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • AuntieChrist
      AuntieChrist

      @Pistolo: Best comment EVER…

      Dec 27, 2013 at 8:15 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • greybat
      greybat

      Definitely!

      Dec 27, 2013 at 9:38 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • 2eo
      2eo

      She didn’t just fall off the ugly tree, she’s being in an abusive relationship with it ever since.

      Dec 27, 2013 at 9:49 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Cam
      Cam

      Why would the headline attempt to pretend that Gallagher was in any way softening her stance. She quite clearly defended the baker from “Revenge Seeking Lesbians”.

      Oh and Maggie, once more time, why does a woman who advocates traditional marriage not wear a ring, doesn’t go with her husbands last name, and is never ever seen in public with her husband.

      Still haven’t given us an answer to those have you?

      Dec 27, 2013 at 9:56 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • sailor374
      sailor374

      Would she refuse to make a cake for a straight couple if one of them was a divorcee? Seems like that would be a sin since the church doesn’t recognize divorce. Divorcee’s aren’t supposed to take communion and if they do, it is a sin.Like all church policies they cherry pick,that which they like and ignore the ones they don’t like reinforcing their hypocricy.

      Dec 27, 2013 at 12:44 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • krystalkleer
      krystalkleer

      bake it?…ummm she’d eat it before it had a chance to be shown at the wedd’n
      http://www.getoffmydress.blogspot.com

      Dec 27, 2013 at 1:33 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Spike
      Spike

      Well its a good think she bakes given her husband has to role her in flour before having sex, just so he can find the wet spot,

      Dec 27, 2013 at 3:41 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Kieran
      Kieran

      Why give this cow the attention she craves? She’s irrelevant.

      Dec 27, 2013 at 7:44 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • blackhook
      blackhook

      That bizarre, misshapen, lumpy face proves only one thing …she is AN ALIEN! …and an ignorant one at that.

      Dec 28, 2013 at 3:08 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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