With the slings and the arrows he’s parried,
His accomplishments many and varied—
It is time we all drank
Him a toast, to be Frank:
It’s about fucking time that he married!
Headline: Barney Frank weds in Newton
US Representative Barney Frank and his longtime partner, Jim Ready, were married by Governor Deval Patrick at 6:25 p.m. Saturday before 300 friends, family and colleagues, according to a statement by Frank spokesman Harry Gural.
“I’m thrilled for him,” said US Representative James P. McGovern, a Worcester Democrat, outside the Marriott in Newton, where the ceremony was peformed. “Massachusetts has always led the way, but Barney has been out front on civil rights issues for a while.”
Good for him!