So you’ve heard of the man cave. It was all the rage a few years back, when men around the country staked their claims to some forgotten corner (preferably a back room) in their homes. Décor was simple: a good TV, a comfortable lounge chair and a mini fridge. Maybe video games and traces of a hobby or two. (Dart board, say, or woodworking tools.)
A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputies agreed to comply with the law, ending a two-month church-state standoff in Rowan County, Kentucky.