Bristol Palin backs Phil Robertson's criticism of homosexuality on the grounds of free speech. Bristol Palin wrote that American should "let people hold beliefs that you might make you uncomfortable."
Pastor defrocked: Last month, a Methodist jury suspended Pastor Frank Schaefer for 30 days for officiating his gay son's wedding in 2007. Now the month is up, and the pastor says he refuses to follow the anti-gay-marriage 'Book of Discipline.' He was then urged to resign. When he did not, he was defrocked.