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Wherein Dancing With The Stars Becomes Ground Zero for Promoting Gay Marriage

This writer does not watch Dancing With The Stars for two reasons: 1) We are already overwhelmed with celebrity-stuffed reality shows (and reality shows that create celebrities, like Real Housewives); and 2) Until that cutie Evan Lysacek dances in a caveman costume, we just can’t seem to care who wins this thing. But then last night actress Niecy Nash and her partner Louis van Amstel danced to a routine based on interracial love in 1960s, and van Amstel got teary about how even today he cannot marry in this country, and dammit, even we were sad we only got to catch it on YouTube.

Afterward he told the cameras:

And who does van Amstel want to marry? Oh, just this cutie: