Called it a gross affront, and then proceeded to do exactly what she was doing, which was work for and vote for a party whose hobby is treating her like a third-class citizen. Forgive my unimpressed skepticism, and good luck jumping through the extra hoops required to make sure the kid and parents all have the same rights as every other kid and parents.
Plus, you know, why can't it ever be a couple of really hot chicks taking this step? Can't, say, Katherine Heigl and Eliza Dushku hook up? More importantly, can I watch?