Saturday, 25 June 2011

"You feel the deal is real"



A bit of good news in the run-up to Gay Xmas!
New York has become the sixth and most populous US state to allow same-sex marriage.

The Republican-controlled state senate voted 33-29 for a bill that had earlier been approved by the lower house, which has a Democratic majority.

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo quickly signed the bill into law. Gay weddings are expected to start within 30 days.
A glint of light on the horizon for equality in the Big Apple, at last! Of course, the happy couples and their guests will have to go to New Jersey to smoke...

An appropriate song methinks:



Read more on the BBC

5 comments:

  1. It is great news - hope the BBC feature it on their news programmes as well as the website.

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  2. Haven't seen or heard any BBC news today - I am watching Kylie Aphrodite "Les Folies" on Sky1HD so unlikely to do so for a while either :-) Jx

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  3. WHOOOOOOOOP! A PROUD DAY FOR ALL! Happy Pride! xoxoMM

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