Millions of people took to Twitter in support of the decisions. Millions of others voiced their disapproval with the courts rulings. From the rude, to the hypocritical to the downright homophobic, here are the 10 worst Twitter reactions to the rulings:
From the classy.
DOMA UNCONSTITUTIONAL!!!! America, fuck yeah, baby!!!!— Meghan McCain (@MeghanMcCain) June 26, 2013
To the flawed slippery slope argument.
How long before federal agents haul pastors out of the pulpit?— toddstarnes (@toddstarnes) June 26, 2013
To the outright ridiculous.
The DOMA ruling has now made the normalization of polygamy, pedophilia, incest and bestiality inevitable. Matter of time.— Bryan Fischer (@BryanJFischer) June 26, 2013
Seriously, now, why isn't polygamy legal? How can the Edmonds Act be upheld? Polygamists to the barricades! You're up next.— Larry Schweikart (@LarrySchweikart) June 26, 2013
"Equal protection" for bestiality and pedophillia? Really?
SCOTUS clears the way for "equal protection" of polygamy, pedophilia, bestiality and other deviant behaviors rejected by a moral society.— Resist Tyranny (@ResistTyranny) June 26, 2013
The list of bad reactions goes on.
Those worried gay marriage would be next 15 years ago were HOWLED at by media, just like media now HOWLING at those worried about polygamy.— John Nolte (@NolteNC) June 26, 2013
Finally, I present you with the most confusing and vulgar tweet of the day. Courtesy of the Westboro Baptist Chruch.
Here are the tweets from six Democrats who voted for DOMA who are now cheering its overturning:
The Supreme Court did the right thing today; the march to equality in America is unstoppable. http://t.co/q3trenjcZZ— Chuck Schumer (@ChuckSchumer) June 26, 2013
This is progress in the truest sense of the word. A great, historic day for equality! pic.twitter.com/CCGuHowy4e— Senator Harry Reid (@SenatorReid) June 26, 2013