But in some other states, even right-wing lawmakers are taking the installation of the pride-colored poles in stride.
As in Florida, a rainbow-colored monument to pride will go up in Oklahoma City.
A Florida activist will put up a Festivus pole — as featured in the sitcom Seinfeld — in rainbow colors at the state capitol.
In bursts of color and joy, LGBT Pride was celebrated in both New Delhi and Bangalore.
Don't cry for Buenos Aires Pride celebrants — they got political but had plenty of fun.
Thousands turned up for the Gay pride celebration in Hong Kong with the theme "Love Is Love."
While in the U.S. Pride cools down, below the Equator, it is sizzling.