Buttigieg: It’s ‘almost certain’ we’ve already had a gay president

Buttigieg: It’s ‘almost certain’ we’ve already had a gay president
Mr. President, you forgot your mom jeans!

[Ed. – If he’s referring to Obama, he should know it’s never been proven.]

2020 presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg believes he would not be the United States’ first gay president.

The 37-year-old, who would be the first openly gay nominee of either party if he wins the Democratic presidential nomination, said he would respond to critics who attack his sexuality or age “by explaining where I want to lead this country.”

“People will elect the person who will make the bestpresident. And we have had excellent presidents who have been young. We have had excellent presidents who have been liberal. I would imagine we’ve probably had excellent presidents who were gay — we just didn’t know which ones,” Buttigieg told “Axios on HBO.”

Trending: ‘Squad’ member Pressley on migrant detention centers: If people don’t ‘see the light,’ ‘we will bring the fire’

He said “statistically it’s almost certain” there has already been a gay president.

“My gaydar even doesn’t work that well in the present, let alone retroactively. But one can only assume that’s the case,” he said when asked who he thinks was gay.

Continue reading →


Commenting Policy

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please hover over that comment, click the ∨ icon, and mark it as spam. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.