Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Gay Marriage Stays in the YouTube Hot Seat

During the 2008 election, California's Proposition 8, a proposal to ban gay marriage in the state, was one of the most hotly debated items on the ballot. Both proponents and opponents of Prop 8 used YouTube liberally to get their message out to California voters.

Proposal 8 passed on November 4, but recently a new crop of YouTube videos have recently sprung up in an attempt to overturn it, including this one from the Courage Campaign:

This video, as well as those on the opposing side, have sparked vociferous comments, both for and against gay marriage. If these comments are any indication, it looks like this is a YouTube debate that's far from over.


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