Indeed, why can’t the other anti-gay, anti-trans public officials on the rampage just say what they mean? For those who missed it the first time, here’s the full news clip used by the Daily Show.
Understandably, folks are disgusted and embarrassed by this – it continues to make Loudoun County, especially Sterling, a laughing-stock. But understand why Eugene does this. He knows full well that he looks like a monster and brings unwanted attention to Sterling. That’s the point. He hopes to deter normal people (defined as those who know it’s wrong to refer to other members of the community as “it”) from moving here. The reason for that should be obvious.
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