Obama Hasn't Done Anything For Gay People, Other Than 3 Years Of Major Policy Shifts. WHATEVER.

Sometimes my eyelids grow heavy listening to Obama's opponents lecture us about how he's only doing things for "political reasons." I vote for political reasons. I see no reason why my president should be judged for doing the same. Rachel Maddow does a nice job of spelling this out. And so does the fancy graphic the President's team made.

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