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CNN’s Brooke Baldwin Bitchslaps NARTH’s David Pickup Over “Gay Cure”

On Monday, CNN correspondent Brooke Baldwin brought David Pickup of the National Association for Research and Therapy of Homosexuality (NARTH) to discuss the new California law banning reparative treatment for minors. Above, Baldwin essentially pwns Pickup. (What a name, right?)

It’s great that Baldwin took Pickup to task for his organization’s quackery. You know what’d be ever greater? If legitimate new sources like CNN didn’t bring on representatives from reactionary fringe groups to discuss the issues.

Source: CNN via The Washington Post

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4 Comments

  • tdx3fan

    Why do these homophobes always believe that they have any leg to stand on in court. I can not wait to see this court case come up, and to watch them get bitch slapped by the courts all the way to the USSC.

  • Mjl-428

    This idiot.

    I’m sorry for his abuse (IF THAT IS EVEN TRUE), but I’ve never been raped, nor abused by anyone to cause my sexuality, and if I had never learned to accept myself and start surrounding myself with people who liked me for me, I wouldn’t be here right now. I was depressed before I came out of the closet

  • Cam

    Why was this guy even on the show? They don’t bring in members of the KKK to discuss health issues in the African American community or members of the slinter Mormon Polygomous cults to discuss relationships.

  • JayHobeSound

    If the topic is reparative gay therapy, the only people available that work in the specific field are the azz clowns – no legitimate doctors use that x-gay nonsene. Well, Michele Bachmann’s husband does, or he did a couple yrs ago – her husband, Marcus Bachmann, is a “therapist” and allegedly hetero. He appears at :32 in linked clip:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QfjZ5ljZb4

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