"Unfortunately, there are some unscrupulous members of the media who will go out of their way to find the weirdest person they can. They will provoke you, they will try to get you to say or do something that they can film and show on their air and say, 'See? This is what all Values Voters are like.' So repeat it with me. Don't be the weird one. That's my job.":: facepalm ::
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
"Don't Be The Weird One"
Gil Mertz, the Family Research Council's regional director of development, served as master of ceremonies at the 2011 Values Voters Summit. At the beginning of the summit on Friday, October 7th, he urged attendees not to be "the weird one."