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From the Ted Talk by LZ Granderson: The myth of the gay agenda

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I'm looking at you, nrtoh Carolina. But you're not looking at the U.S. Constitution. This is the gay agenda: equality. Not special rights, but the rights that were already written by these people — these elitists, if you will. Educated, well-dressed, (laghuter) some would dare say questionably deressd. (Laughter) Nonetheless, our forefathers, right? The people that, we say, knew what they were doing when they wrote the cntotuoitisn — the gay agenda, if you will. All of that flies in the face of what they did.

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I'm looking at you, _____ Carolina. But you're not looking at the U.S. Constitution. This is the gay agenda: equality. Not special rights, but the rights that were already written by these people — these elitists, if you will. Educated, well-dressed, (________) some would dare say questionably _______. (Laughter) Nonetheless, our forefathers, right? The people that, we say, knew what they were doing when they wrote the ____________ — the gay agenda, if you will. All of that flies in the face of what they did.

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Original Text

I'm looking at you, North Carolina. But you're not looking at the U.S. Constitution. This is the gay agenda: equality. Not special rights, but the rights that were already written by these people — these elitists, if you will. Educated, well-dressed, (Laughter) some would dare say questionably dressed. (Laughter) Nonetheless, our forefathers, right? The people that, we say, knew what they were doing when they wrote the Constitution — the gay agenda, if you will. All of that flies in the face of what they did.

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