As Portugal Goes...


Heartbreakingly, Maine failed last week to legalize same-sex marriage,
but it sounds like Portugal will succeed. Its new socialist Prime
Minister, working with the Left Bloc and Communist Party, are
reportedly set to approve gay marriage as one of its first bills.

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