Before the Assembly passed same-sex marriage by its narrowest margin ever yesterday, a number of elected officials gave speeches to explain their position.
Among the more memorable was this one from Dov Hikind, a Democrat from Brooklyn.
He mocked Lady Gaga for her advocacy, dismissed the economic argument for supporting the issue, and spoke at length about his religious beliefs.
“Maybe we take the Torah, God forbid, and throw it in the garbage.” and “if you want to tell God ‘You don’t know what you’re talking about, you got it all wrong,’ do it.”
Later, he got sarcastic. Read More