3Gs (God, Guns, Gays)

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Thu Apr 27 20:27:31 UTC 2006

>3GS + GOD + GUNS + GAYS--615 Google hits
>Anybody know about the "three Gs"--God, Guns, and Gays?

I don't suppose one can be a three-Gs voter if one doesn't much care
for the first two Gs but endorses the third.  But for the same reason
the slogan for the intended meaning would be more explicit if given
as "God, Guns, and Gay-bashing".


>it's about "values"
>Submitted by nikhil on Thu, 04/27/2006 - 2:26pm.
>I've said it before: Giuliani is known in the Midwest for two
>things: cleaning up crime and leading the city on 9/11. He's not a
>saint by any means, and voters will eventually learn about stances
>that will turn off the 3G voters* in droves. I don't mind Rudy
>myself, but I've met said voters and can see the train wreck from
>here. The question is whether he can survive that. I'm guessing not.
>Pataki may be a gentleman and a scholar--I've never had the
>pleasure, unfortunately. But I see it hard for him to excite anyone
>over his run. This is to say nothing of his actual policies. The
>silver lining, though, is I never have to fear a "Dean scream" from
>George Pataki.
>* God, guns, and gays, in no particular order
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>Dog," and then there are the "3Gs" of broadcasting-the "Gs" stand
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