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Roy Ashburn Is Gay

Remember the strongly anti-gay-rights, family values California state senator who got caught drunkenly driving home from a gay club last week?

Posted on March 8, 2010, at 4:12 p.m. ET

Turns out it was because he was gay! That explains so much. Roy Ashburn told a radio interviewer this morning: "I'm gay. ... Those are the words that have been so difficult for me for so long." Mystery solved!