First, GOP chairman Michael Steele started a blog on the newly redesigned GOP.com website. The title? “What Up.” No. I am not kidding. The entire site crashed under the weight of people rushing to laugh ’til they cry, but Wonkette has pictures. Apparently, hip-hop street-blogging skillz can only do so much. Dawg.
Second, New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn, herself a lesbian, took the weekend to speak in Washington at the National Equality March:
[L]ook me in the eye and tell me I am less of a person that you are; look me in the eye and tell me my family is worth less than yours; look me in the eye and tell me I am not an American.
Let’s hear it for Manhattan Democrats!