Microsoft pulls gay rights support

After ten years of support, Microsoft has secretly pulled their support from the GLBT community. Out of nowhere, Microsoft pulled their support for a gay rights bill in Washington State after a religious leader headlined a complaint by a local newspaper, The Stranger.
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Personal note: Growing up in Seattle, I know that The Stranger, is what is the equivalent to

The Rhino Times

in Greensboro with some more than interesting classified ads. Why Microsoft would pull their support and change their views after ten years of support due to one pastor’s comments in a gossip paper is beyond me. But hey, what do I know, I only grew up there.