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Utah Senator Chris Buttars Doesn’t Want The Gays Stuffing It Down His Throat All The Time

His words.  At the 1:15 mark.

Two bonus clips after the break.Utah Eagle Forum’s Gayle Ruzicka:

Mormon church is wrong to oppose discrimination against LGBT Utahns

Sutherland Institute, Utah’s Preeminent Conservative Think Tank:

Mormon support for fair housing and employment = “giving a mouse a cookie.”

I’ll add commentary and turn this into a diary, but wanted to get that Buttars clip posted just for fun.

At this point, for the first time I’m aware in recent memory, some LDS establishment types seem to be taking some of their Utah wingnut co-religionists to task.  For example, this tweet from Joel Campbell, BYU Journalism prof. and “Mormon Media Observer” columnist for LDS-owned Mormon Times:

joelcampbell Sutherland Institute begins its slippery slope campaign against “parochial” SL discrimination ordinances. Unfortunate

In the meantime …

Why the recent LDS statement in support of SLC nondiscrimination ordinances really does matter:

The history of the LDS Church’s position on housing and employment rights for gays

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