ryan kendall's parents sent him to an "ex-gay ministry" for "reparative therapy" when he was 13 years old. kendall recounted those experiences for the prop 8 trial on wednesday, beginning with this disclaimer:
"I'm gay, I'm short, and half Hispanic. Those things aren't going to change."surely kendall met some "successful" patients during conversion therapy, the defense attorney suggested.
"During one of our group therapy sessions, [the doctor] trotted out his perfect patient, a guy named Kelly," Kendall said. "But after [the doctor] left, Kelly told me that he was going out to a gay bar that night."religious dispatches has more.
The gallery erupted in laughter.