A Gay Gathering Storm Ad Parody

A Gay Gathering Storm Ad Parody

Alicia Silverstone, Lance Bass and several other stars join forces to spoof the anti-gay National Organization for Marriage ad.


Far from creating a coalition against the forces of marriage equality, the National Organization for Marriage storm ad has inspired parodies across the internet. The latest, featuring openly gay entertainers, including former NSync member Lance Bass, discusses the likelihood of a downpour of Gay people ruining the lives of Americans and the need to band together and create a human umbrella. A ridiculous premise, but sadly not more so than the original ad.

Gabriela Resto-Montero

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