Seriously, if you've not read Greta Christina's blog about this yet, do so.
She's right, of course. If you lot across the pond get your asses in gear, you can keep this going, and keep it going until the rest of the States get it into their thick skulls that homosexuals are people as well, and that they deserve exactly the same human rights as heterosexual people.
Here, have a couple of links - the first one can be found on Geta's page of course, but open them now as you open her Blog.
Protect Maine Equality