Gay People: Still Not Universally Popular By David Weigel | Posted Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011, at 12:42 PM Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Blog articles. Follow the Weigel blog. Follow stories by David Weigel. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. JoeMyGod blogs this photo from one of Arkansas's Harps stores: The too-hot-for-Harps image is of Elton John and his husband (gay marriage is legal in the UK) David Furnish cradling their new baby.