Point made: Rick Perry is not backing away from his remarks of last week.
From marrying a duck to acknowledging the pro-gay marriage argument to lamenting an attack on Judeo-Christian roots.
Save your copy of next week's New Yorker.
Tilt in favor of gay marriage is detectable across various media species, according to a Pew study.
Traditional-marriage proponents have a lot of complaints about the media.
A two-part media dynamic explains the public-opinion gains for gay marriage -- the media embraced it and the opposition didn't make a strong enough argument.
Last week, the AP got criticized for copy standards related to gay marriage. This week, it issued a stylebook entry on the matter.