I have such a hard time understanding why people feel so threatened about other people exercising their right to do what they want to do. Religious zealots should stop right now--HA! as if a religious zealot would be reading this blog in the first place. This excellent article on Salon tells it all*.
*If you don't have a subscription to Salon.com, just click the free one-day pass link and sit through the ad--it is pretty painless for what you get, which is access to excellent journal writing online, which sadly isn't as readily available as it should be.