Pat Buchanan: Marriage Equality Is ‘Absurd,’ DADT Repeal ‘Indoctrinates’ Soldiers has a selection of excerpts from MSNBC contributor Pat Buchanan’s new audio book, Suicide of a Superpower. In the book, Buchanan describes same-sex marriage as an “absurd notion of equality” and the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell as Congress “imposing San Francisco values” and “indoctrinating recruits, soldiers, and officers into an acceptance of the gay lifestyle.” Listen: