Actress, comedian and talk show host
Whoopi Goldberg called it “crazy” to ban gays from St. Patrick's
Bans in Boston and New York City held
even as three beer companies – Guinness, Heineken and Sam Adams –
withdrew their support and mayors in their respective cities refused
to participate in the parades.
On Monday's The View, co-host
Barbara Walters explained that allowing gays is controversial because
it involves “sexuality.”
“[Gay marchers are] not having sex as
they walk, it's crazy!” Goldberg responded. “You know, it's not
like the Halloween parade where sometimes it's a little risqué.
This is the LGBT community!”
the segment at ABC.)
recently posted a video telling the presidents of Nigeria and
Uganda that they were “on the wrong side of history” for enacting