"It’s the same sort of thing that people said forty-some years ago when the Supreme Court overturned the laws of 17 states, supported by two-thirds of the population of the United States, that made it a felony to marry someone of a different race," he said.
There is no gay Klan in California. Gay vigilantes do not kidnap opponents of marriage equality in the dark of night, and leave their lifeless bodies to be discovered days later. No church has been firebombed by Proposition 8's opponents. Nor has any supporter of this proposition been castrated.