Bill Maher to President Obama on Marriage Equality: It’s Your Turn”

Written by scott on April 4th, 2011

Never one to mince words on gay rights, Bill Maher has a message for a president who is still “evolving” on the subject of marriage equality: “Now that a Cheney, a McCain, and a Bush have come out to support gay marriage, it’s your turn, Obama,” Maher said Friday on HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher with a graphic of Dick Cheney, Cindy McCain, and President George W. Bush’s daughter, Barbara, behind him.

“Who are you waiting for? The state of Alabama? The reverend Fred Phelps?”

Maher noted a recent ABC News/Washington Post poll that showed a majority of Americans support marriage rights for gays and lesbians.

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  1. JA Mustich says:

    It’s your turn Obama, whose very own parents would have been prohibited from marrying….

    Cheers, Joe Mustich, CT Justice of the Peace, USA

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