"I think he was trying to make an example of Kim Davis, and he may well do so," said Tony Perkins, president of the Family Research Council, which lobbies against gay marriage. "Courage breeds courage, especially when it comes from unlikely places. She may be the example that sparks a firestorm of resistance across this country.""A firestorm of resistance" summons images of hundreds of clerks going to jail for their sincerely held refusal to keep their oath of office and support the Constitution of the United States. Better build more prisons, I guess.
But in the meantime, this solitary example of a woman guided by attorneys from the activist Liberty Counsel group (none of whom are sharing a jail cell with their
So there's an upside.