Saturday, May 17, 2008

Block That Metaphor!

Dana Parsons writing in the Orange County edition of the Los Angeles Times today:

In overturning a ban against same-sex marriages, the California Supreme Court this week has put the hot potato back on the table, so there’s no use in hiding from it.

Mr. Parsons goes on to make the case that same-sex marriages do not pose a threat to society — an enlightened point of view for someone writing from the OC — but I couldn’t pass up his grammatical gymnastics.