Will the NBA now turn its sights on opponents of gay marriage?

Dick DeVos (in blue)

Dick DeVos (in blue)

In his initial reaction to the Donald Sterling tape kerfuffle, Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks, expressed concern that any extreme action on the part of the National Basketball Association might lead down the proverbial slippery slope. Two days ago, league commissioner Adam Silver passed sentence on Sterling, banishing him from the NBA for life and fining him $2.5 million.

Already, the descent seems imminent. On Tuesday, Esquire blogger Charlie Pierce appeared on “PBS Newshour” to militate against Dick DeVos, owner of the Orlando Magic. DeVos also happens to be a committed Christian and outspoken critic of gay rights.

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Joe Biden: No law-abiding citizen ‘has any fear that their constitutional rights will be infringed’

JoeBidenAccording to the walking gaffe machine known as the Vice President of the United States, no real law-abiding citizen should be concerned that their Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms will be taken away.

Thus says the man who sits, literally, one heartbeat away from the presidency.

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