Moreover, he's apparently moved more openly in the direction he was trending back when he was a regular commenter on our blog, back when "Dreadnought," the gay-oriented Catholic still opposed the legalization of same-sex marriage, a subject that already drew a great deal of O'Leary's attention.
Here's what O'Leary posted just two years ago: "Gay Theology - Dreadnought Comes In From the Cold" (July 22, 2013):
Years ago I tried to reason with John Heard, aka Dreadnought, a young Australian lawyer, who used his terrific eloquence influentially to block the progress of legislation tending to gay marriage in Australia. http://josephsoleary.typepad.com/my_weblog/2008/02/fisking-dreadno.html I am happy that he has now changed his mind, and even thanks those who disagreed with him in the past. He has issued the following remarkable statement: http://ymlp.com/zr0KSh