Midday Commentary on Last Night’s News — Sept. 1, 2015

So I’ve been thinking about this clerk in Kentucky who refuses to issue gay marriage licenses despite a Supreme Court ruling. I understand the principle of the thing. I really do. A lot of people take principled stands in this country. It’s a noble thing. But that doesn’t make it right. And it certainly shouldn’t be invoking Godwin’s Law. (Hi, UtahGOP Facebook group!) That’s right, our favorite Kentucky clerk is being compared to a judge who refused to follow orders in Nazi Germany. Honestly, a law allowing gay couples to…