President Barack Obama ended up in the middle of an unlikely controversy this morning ‚ÄĒ the debate over Miss California‚Äôs position on gay marriage.
At a press conference addressing Carrie Prejean‚Äôs disputed title in the Miss USA competition, pageant owner Donald Trump compared Prejean‚Äôs stated views on gay marriage to Obama‚Äôs.
‚ÄúIt's the same answer that the president of the United States gave,‚ÄĚ Trump said. ‚ÄúShe gave an honorable answer. She gave an answer from her heart.‚ÄĚ
In her own remarks moments later, Prejean echoed Trump‚Äôs statement, telling reporters: ‚ÄúThe president of the United States, the secretary of state, and many Americans agree with me in this belief.‚ÄĚ ...