Markos Moulitsas: The dominoes are falling

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“The dominoes are falling,” said [bigot] Dr. Bob Borger. “They’re falling faster than I ever thought they could.” […] In 2003, Alaska, Hawaii, Nebraska and Nevada all had constitutional bans on same-sex marriages. In the 10 years after, 28 states followed[] as Republicans cynically used the issue to rally conservatives to the polls during George W. Bush’s reelection campaign, including swing states Oregon, Michigan, Missouri and Ohio. Republicans attempted the same in 2008, putting a constitutional ban on equality in Florida, among other states. Yet here we are now, enjoying a flood of popular support, with Republicans terrified of speaking out on the issue

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