“Iâ€™ve had some friends that are actually homosexual. And, I mean, they know where I stand, and they know that I wouldnâ€™t have them anywhere near my children. But at the same time, theyâ€™re people, and theyâ€™re going to do their thing.”
- Joe Wurzelbacher sharing his views on friendship
Now, does anybody here think that Joe actually has gay friends? No, me neither.
But wait, there’s more!
Because in an interview with Christianity Today, he also let slip yet another misguided, bigoted pearl…
In the last month, same-sex marriage has become legal in Iowa and Vermont. What do you think about same-sex marriage at a state level?
At a state level, it’s up to them. I don’t want it to be a federal thing. I personally still think it’s wrong. People don’t understand the dictionaryâ€”it’s called queer. Queer means strange and unusual. It’s not like a slur, like you would call a white person a honky or something like that. You know, God is pretty explicit in what we’re supposed to doâ€”what man and woman are for. Now, at the same time, we’re supposed to love everybody and accept people, and preach against the sins.
And this is a guy who has a book deal, is being paid to speak and covered the situation in Gaza for Pajamas Media.
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