Now that Section 3 of the horrific Defense of Marriage Act has been struck down in a 5-4 decision, I am eligible for 1,138 benefits, rights and protections that were previously denied to me. A few are listed here. Insane, right? All of those things that most of you just take for granted, and here I am rejoicing at finally having access to them.
Now, I could take this post in a couple of directions. I could be sappy. I could be preachy. I could be political or smug. Instead, I just want you to know that, today, I am incredibly happy. I would like to leave you with some of my favorite images from today's Facebook wall postings.
George Takei quipped that this is what he saw
when he logged into Facebook this morning.
My friend David, who was lucky enough to be inside when the opinions were read,
made the front page over at Fox News.
Wishful thinking on EVERYONE'S part...
And, finally, the most important images of the day: