People always laugh when I say Strom Thurmond. You remember Strom Thurmond. Strom Thurmond was the senator from South Carolina.
He had been a segregationist many years ago, then he ended up being in the Senate, and he was there until he was like 116 years old or something.
They're like dust him off and wheel him out.
It's kind of like Weekend at Bernie's at the Capitol.
"Senator Thurmond, how do you feel about gay marriage?"
You could actually see the wires on C-SPAN; I'm not kidding.
So. But, there's this great story about Strom Thurmond.
They were talking about sodomy laws.
Now, many of you don't realize that before the Supreme Court struck down sodomy laws in 2003.
In Lawrence vs. Texas that is laws against sodomy.
The dozen-odd states that had such laws generally applied them to both anal sex and oral sex.
Now people didn't realize they applied to oral sex.
0And about half of those states made the laws ap