From a Daily Show clip where they attempted to find out which state was the most aggressively anti-gay between Alabama and Mississippi. They paid a couple of actors to pretend to be a gay couple, dressed them up in typical redneck clothes, and put them in a few scenarios where they would put their “homosexual relationship” on display for the general public.
As it turned out, the general public doesn’t give a shit, and some members are actually incredibly supportive, despite the representing politicans from those states being absolutely sure gay people would never be accepted in their states, comparing them to other groups like “coloreds” that only recently became accepted.
A Good Way to Spend My Lunch Break…..furthering understanding
You know the “Blue Eye/ Brown Eye” experiment? I didn’t know that the teacher was still going strong and continuing her work to end racism. Here are the links to a feature on the workshops she conducts with college students (you have to watch part 1 & 2….it’s not worth it if you only watch part 1)