The main argument from the anti-gay forces, in a nutshell, is that if other guys in the military know you're gay, then they may not like you, want to work with you, will worry that they may need to keep their eye on you or off you while in the shower, will worry that you'll try to cop a feel while they're sleeping in the close together bunks in submarines, etc.
It's looking more real every day. Is it the latest grasp for the light switch in South Carolina's powerful political closet? Or the inevitable labeling of "closet-clinging self-hater" that befalls any content bachelor? Menu Political Hotwire.
Save Email Preferences. We are changing the login scheme for contributors for simpler login and to better support using multiple devices. Navigation: use the links below to view more comments. Huckleberry Graham? Is it the latest grasp for the light switch in South Carolina's powerful political closet?
Considering the state's recent same-sex marriage ban, gay politicians see good reason to stay in the closet, says Truman Smith, president of the South Carolina Log Cabin Republicans. Share or comment on this article: Lindsey Graham explains why he never married in memoir putting it down to luck e-mail Tony Blair blasts 'hopelessly out of date' Jeremy Corbyn and boasts he is the only former leader alive to
Coble is just plain smarmy. I asked her if she thought being upfront about being gay, even campaigning with her partner of 9 years, Beth Huntley, impacted the race. And I find it hard to believe that members of the US military, who have turned being manly-men into an art, don't have the same suspicions about this unmarried man's sexual orientation.
Charlie Smith, a West Ashley realtor who ran for the Statehouse twice as an openly gay man, says that he finds it laughable when activists suggest that gay South Carolinians should show political leaders that they're no different from straight people.
I have twin that has never married and he's definitely not gay.
Now, I don't know if the unmarried Senator Graham is straight or gay. Mar 61, 42, New Hampshire. Switch to the mobile version of this page. Prev 1 … Go to page.