Part of Obama’s Ebeneezer speech received “faint” praise

Lisa Keen points out that Obama’s much viewed address Sunday at Ebeneezer Baptist Church was not appreciated by all in the congregation:

Barack Obama did Sunday what presidential candidates rarely do: He spoke out for gay people to a non-gay audience….Although the congregation had applauded almost everything Obama said up until that point, there were only a few faint voices of encouragement following that remark.

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