Carlson seemed to suggest that Buttigieg—a former mayor of South Bend, Indiana, and one-time presidential candidate—only came out as gay when I served him politically and used it to denounce the mass shooting of LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado At least five people were killed.
Carlson claimed that the Minister of Transport “wouldn’t even admit he was gay” until several years ago. This should come as no surprise, given the increasingly vicious attacks against homosexuals, including Carlson.
Buttigieg explained that he was afraid that going public would have ended his career and kicked him out of the Army.
Buttigieg’s husband, Chasten Buttigieg, mocked Carlson for chasing the “easy” ugly stain in his appearance.CNN This morning.”
“That kind of rhetoric is easy. It’s very easy to attack people and go on your talk show and shoot them about something that isn’t really happening.”
“With these amplifiers, they have a big platform,” he added, referring to right-wing media figures. “Instead of focusing on the real issues, people’s lives, and making them better, they decided to focus on the hate.”
He noted that his husband served under a “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy that would have resulted in his discharge from the army had he come out as gay.
Chasten Buttigieg suggested that Carlson, who has tried to claim the transport secretary is not doing his job, should take just a second to see what he’s getting done by following him. Twitter.