The Gaily News: Romney appoints many anti-gay activists to Florida crew

Meanwhile, Herman Cain, Romney's scandal-plagued opponent and former CEO of Godfather's Pizza, managed to offend women, gays, and vegans in one fell swoop. In a GQ interview, Cain distinguished between "manly" and "sissy" pizza. According to Cain, the more meat toppings, the more manly the pizza, while a pizza piled high with veggies is "sissy." Apparently, you can tell a lot about a man by the kind of pizza he orders.

Some of the nation's top companies, including Microsoft, Google, Starbucks and Time Warner, have joined forces to demand federal recognition of same-sex marriage. In a legal brief, the approximately 70 businesses voiced their opposition to the Defense of Marriage Act, saying the legislation forces them to treat their employees differently.

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GOP Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney announced the formation of the Social Conservatives Statewide Steering Committee for his Florida campaign. The team's roster reads like a Who's Who of prominent anti-gay and anti-abortion activists in the state.

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