yup. the red states are those with the smallest influx of international visitors and immigrants (i don't count mexico/canada, as they are ont he same continent). They hear about/talk about other countries opinions the least and have the least religious diversity.
No, you're not. Those people feel far less threatened by international terrorism than they do by the thought of two people who love each other in a way they don't approve of getting married. And if, as a side effect, the terrorists kill off a few thousand more fags and liberals, all the better.