I guess when people are worried about their health, their money, their jobs - they finally figure out that these other things are maybe not such a big deal ? ?
Most striking is the sharp shift in public opinion on same-sex marriage. Forty-nine percent said it should be legal for gay people to marry, and 46 percent said it should be illegal. About three years ago, a broad majority said such unions should be illegal (58 percent illegal to 36 percent legal).