My old state and my new state continue to go for the gold in the competition to be the kookiest state in the nation.
First, Utah drops big bucks on a irrational argument trying to defend its anti-gay discriminatory Amendment 3.
— State makes it all about kids in brief against same-sex marriage — The Salt Lake Tribune, Feb. 4
Then, the Kansas House passes a bill that would allow both private businesses and government employees to discriminate against same-sex couples (and just about anyone else) whose behavior offends their religious beliefs.
— Kansas House passes bill allowing service refusal to gay couples — Kansas City Star, Feb. 12