Is kagan gay
A week ago, Ben Domenech wrote a blog post about ten candidates rumored to be on the short list of nominees for replacing John Paul Stevens on the Supreme Court. All hell broke loose. Kagan as gay is innaccurate. And I think it could certainly be used, or be perceived to be used by some as a way to discredit [Kagan], even though we all know that it does not matter and it should not matter. Not replacing the story with a placeholder explaining what happens.
Elena Kagan 'outed' as lesbian by Wall Street Journal softball picture
The Freedom Fighter's Journal: QUEER KAGAN?
Vacillating between brilliant and psychotic, if you come back often enough you will find yourself wondering if this is the writing of a tortured patriotic soul or that of a demented spirit awaiting the next white room vacancy. But what matters is that the topics make you stop and think! Such as: Why isn't she married? Is Kagan a lesbian? One line of questioning is insulting because of the insinuation that there's something wrong with a woman who doesn't marry, but the latter could matter more because of cases that might come before the highest court in the land.
Elena Kagan's Not Gay, Friends And Allies Say
Politics happened! She's never served as a judge before, which means she doesn't have a judicial record to consider. That also means her confirmation hearing is probably going to be dominated by rumor and speculation. The first and most obvious:
Kagan's law school roommate and close friend Sarah Walzer told Politico's Ben Smith , "I've known her for most of her adult life and I know she's straight. She dated men when we were in law school, we talked about men -- who in our class was cute, who she would like to date, all of those things. She definitely dated when she was in D. For one thing, they were false. For another, they falsely portrayed Obama as a liar.