That Squeal Of Joy At The End Of This Clip Is Silenced In Some States

My wife and I are in the middle of the process of attempting to adopt children, and I’ve suspected all along that being straight, white, and middle-aged gives us a huge leg up. In fact, we have some gay friends who are also trying to adopt, and I always wonder how many kids they’re not considered for because of bias and bigotry inherent in the system.Turns out, that bigotry can be codified into law.

And here's the data, in one big ol' image, which comes from here: