Via Right Wing Watch, a clearinghouse of all the ridiculous bullshit the right-wing produces as a matter of course, comes yet another gigantic spike in my blood pressure. It’s like they’re literally trying to make my head explode. In this episode, Bryan Fischer of the American Family Association says that homosexuals represent an inherent heightened security risk based on “empirical fact” that they are more often depressed and suicidal.
Considering they’re only appreciably more depressed and suicidal when you make them feel like they’re broken and need to change their inherent natures, this sounds suspiciously like a feature, not a bug, of the religious campaign to make gay people feel subhuman. Step 1: tell gays they’re broken. Step 2: point to their depression at this news to prove that gays are a security threat. Step 3: use security threat to prove gays are broken. Step 4:
Profit! go to heaven!