And why does your tone suggest that you do not care about children?
There have been other smaller cities with openly gay mayors. One off the top of my head is Portland:
However, we are the first of the Large 5 (most populated US cities) to have an openly gay mayor.
Oh yeah, here's another one:
[ame=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Cicilline]David Cicilline - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia[/ame]
"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)