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Chris Kluwe Calls Out People Who Claim Marriage Equality Confuses Children

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Unfortunately, what every single one of these shrieking harpies fails to realize is that they’re not, in fact, thinking of the children when they start spewing their ignorance. They’re thinking of themselves. They’re thinking of their own inability to accept the fact that two people of the same sex might happen to love each other, but they have an inkling that if they say they can’t accept it, they’re going to be called bigots, so they mask their fear and stupidity with the strongest shield they can think of.

The children.”

–NFL athlete/LGBT ally Chris Kluwe on people who use “it’s for the children” in their argument against same-sex marriage and other hot button issues, in his just-published book Beautifully Unique Sparkleponies excerpted exclusively on Out.com.