“Human Rights” Persecution: Regular Guy, broken man – Steyn on Guy Earle

“I feel very sorry for Mr Earle. The most interesting part of the Rob Breakenridge interview is when he muses on some of the website comments that appeared after news reports about the case: “This is the best thing that could happen to Guy Earle’s career”, etc. “That is not how this works at all,” explains the comic, recounting how he was being lined up for some event in Vancouver until the promoter got wind of the suit and decided he didn’t need a lot of trouble from the gay community. “A lot of people don’t want to have anything to do with me,” he says. “I don’t know what the silver lining is.”

And he hasn’t even been convicted of anything yet.”