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8-year-old apparently tells Michele Bachmann his gay mom doesn't need fixing

Blogs and news sites across the Web are highlighting a video from Bachmann's book tour in which a young boy tells her that his mother is gay but doesn't need fixing.
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Blogs and news sites across the Web are highlighting a video from Bachmann's book tour in which a young boy apparently tells her his mother is gay but doesn't need fixing.

Here's a look at the video (with captions):

The Daily Mail has the story.

WCCO reports the video is certainly generating some controversy, and not just from the right. Some GLBT activists question whether it's appropriate to have an 8-year-old deliver a political message. What do you think? Share your thoughts with us below.

Bachmann took some heat after news that her husband ran a clinic that sought to "cure" gay people. Her husband, Marcus Bachmann, defended the Christian counseling business and told the Star Tribune at the time that the clinic does not force the treatment on anyone.

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