Who Hates Gays More: Mississippi Or Alabama?

The Daily Show points out that neither of them really do.

1. The Daily Show’s Al Madrigal learned during an interview with Nate Silver that statistically-speaking Alabama and Mississippi are most likely going to be the last two states in the country to legalize same-sex marriage.




2. So, Madrigal headed down south to see which one was the most homophobic.

5. Madrigal then conducted an experiment with actors posing as a gay couple in both states.

6. But in Alabama, this happened:


7. And in Mississippi, they got this lovely keepsake made with no problem at all:

8. The takeaway?

9. Watch the whole video here, and just try not to tear up when a Waffle House bursts into applause for a gay marriage proposal.

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Yeah. It really happens.

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