For John, BLUF: I think, in the long run, we benefit from applying the principle of Freedom of Association to commercial practices, while encouraging everyone to be open to the hopes and aspirations of others. Nothing to see here; just move along.
A product of W Magazine, by a person unknown, on 12 June 2018.
They always start with a quote:
“We are all sacred and we all belong, so let’s just bake a cake for everyone who wants a cake to be baked.” — Andrew GarfieldI like this idea, but I still want space for people to politely decline.
What if some group in berets shows up asking for a Birthday Cake for Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin (18 December)? How about one for Lavrentiy Pavlovich Beria (29 March). Then there is the old standby, Adolf Hitler (20 April).
Hat tip to the InstaPundit.
Regards — Cliff