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The wingnut legislators in Arizona do it again


Astounding!...but it takes two to tango....

"Arguing their action is "not about discrimination, (but) preventing discrimination against people who are clearly living out their faith," the wingnutty legislators of Arizona this week passed a bill allowing businesses to refuse to serve gay customers if such service offends their "sincerely held" religious beliefs, because, you know, ewww, also freedom. Arguing they are "a longtime employer and feeder of the gay community," Rocco’s Little Chicago Pizzeria in Tucson posted a tweet, and then a sign on their door, saying they reserve the right to refuse to serve legislators, because, ewww, idiocy."

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