2. “By allowing high-status men to hoard wives at the expense of lower-status men, polygamy withdraws the opportunity to marry from people who now have it; same-sex marriage, by contrast, extends the opportunity to marry to people who now lack it. One of these things, as they say on Sesame Street, is not like the other.” Jonathan Rauch in Politico on how polygamy is not the next same-sex marriage.
4. “I don’t want them around me. Because their lifestyle is what I disagree with. People say ‘you need to accept them, you need to accept them.’ I don’t have to.” A hardware store owner in Washburn, Tennessee won’t be marching in any Pride parades anytime soon.
5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: Washington, D.C. police arrested six people yesterday during a protest against the detention of undocumented LGBT immigrants. President Obama was interrupted about the same issue by a protestor at last week’s LGBT Pride reception at the White House.