At Netroots panel, Dan Choi rips Obama volunteer's flyer over President's position on marriage -
I witnessed a weird-ass moment courtesy of an Obama volunteer today at the Netroots Nation panel, 'What To Do When The President Is Just Not That Into You.' First the description of the panel: What To Do When The President Is Just Not That Into You THURSDAY, JUNE 16TH 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM PANEL, L100 FG The signing of a "Don't Ask Don't Tell" repeal act late last year demonstrated change was possible, but it did not come without a fight. The struggles between activists, donors, lobbyists, journalists and the administration in 2009-10 provides insights for other progressive movements pushing this administration to lead on our issues. PANELISTS: Joan McCarter, Dan Choi, Jane Hamsher, John Aravosis, Felipe Matos My phone was nearly dead at this point, so all I have is this pic before the fracas occurred. Luckily, Igor Volsky of Think Progress LGBT was there to see it and post the video. This was surreal, as in bad theatrics by someone in the audience. Lt. Dan Choi ripped up an Obama For... - Laura