No Gay Marriage for Russia Quite yet

Irina Fet and Irina Shipitko are a lesbian couple looking to change public perceptions in Russia by succeeding in getting the country’s first legal gay marriage … however the latest court decision has swiftly dismissed their request.  Yet another check mark in the column making the Russian leadership most similar to the GOP, some of whom believe that gay marriage leads to socialism.

So I guess Russia’s refusal to allow gay marriage marks the final transition to free market capitalism?  Ignorance is a surplus good these days…