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Sen. Lindsey Graham Loves Anonymous Internet Rumors. Like the Ones That Call Him Gay?

If you’re going to ask a sitting Republican senator whether he’s a homosexual, do not give him an out! Unfortunately that’s what blogger Mike Stark did when he (bravely?) asked South Carolina’s Lindsey Graham what he has to say about all those Internet rumors that he enjoys the cockala.

Stark approached Graham during what could have been a trip to the bathroom to assume a wide stance, but we may never know. Why even go after Graham? Well, it’s not like he’s a homoph— oh, he supported a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage? And banning gays from adopting? But even that wasn’t the reason Stark went after him! He writes:

At Justice Sotomayor’s confirmation hearings, Senator Lindsey Graham asked her about anonymous comments offered by a range of lawyers. These comments were negative, mostly having to do with the Justice’s temperament.

Leaving aside the fact that Justice Scalia’s acidic demeanor never seemed to bother any of the white male Senators called upon to confirm him, I did think it was notable to ask a nominated Justice to comment on accusations made by anonymous accusers.

I especially found it interesting because there is no shortage of rumors regarding Senator Graham’s sexual orientation. That puts Graham in almost the same position Justice Sotomayor except nobody that I know of has asked Senator Graham to respond to the rumors. What’s more, if Graham did have gay relations while a member of the military, he broke the law.

Good enough for us! Now, did you hear the one about Joe Biden whacking off to Playgirl? It’s an anonymous Internet rumor!

(Thanks, Mike!)

By:           editor editor
On:           Oct 16, 2009
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  • 7 Comments
    • ChrisM
      ChrisM

      Mike Stark – not Start.

      Oct 16, 2009 at 11:25 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Chuck
      Chuck

      gotta give it to Lindsey the Lady from South Carolina, she looks much better since she switched to a lighter mascara.

      Oct 16, 2009 at 1:18 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Mike L.
      Mike L.

      Lol and the senator’s aid was like Oh no they caught us! lol.

      Oct 16, 2009 at 4:22 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Orpheus_lost
      Orpheus_lost

      There’s a definite moment when Graham flinches from the word “gay”. You can tell he thinks he’s being outed for the few seconds when he won’t look at the camera. LOL!

      Oct 16, 2009 at 8:23 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • kiltnc
      kiltnc

      Mike L…..I had to go back to watch the aid. Too funny! He had an “OH SHIT” look on his face.

      Oct 19, 2009 at 10:01 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Don Ror
      Don Ror

      Has Senator Lindsey Graham ever been arrested for molesting children or being a pedophile? If you check Lindsey’s website it is full of attempts to appeal to “kids” as he refers to children.

      Apr 20, 2010 at 12:15 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Michael
      Michael

      I wish I could walk and play PacMan. Must be a Southern thing.

      Jul 4, 2010 at 2:04 am · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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