Here is the real statistic to watch:
According to a March 2006 poll by the Pew Research Center, 51 percent of Americans oppose same-sex marriage, down from 63 percent in February 2004.
Fifty-one percent is a bare majority. Canada was there in the last 10 years.
Twelve percentage point drop in two years is amazing.
Reading: Tyrannic Love, or The Royal Martyr by John Dryden