I sincerely hope that this is not the case but could there be an element of the Bradley effect in the 70% opinion poll support for gay marriage in our great little country of liars? Basically, telling pollsters something to make yourself look like a liberal instead of a God forsaken Redneck imbecile!
From Wki -
It was named after Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley, an African-American who lost the 1982 California governor's race despite being ahead in voter polls going into the elections.
The Bradley effect theory posits that the inaccurate polls were skewed by the phenomenon of social desirability bias. Specifically, some white voters give inaccurate polling responses for fear that, by stating their true preference, they will open themselves to criticism of racial motivation. Members of the public may feel under pressure to provide an answer that is deemed to be more publicly acceptable, or 'politically correct'. The reluctance to give accurate polling answers has sometimes extended to post-election exit polls as well. The race of the pollster conducting the interview may factor into voters' answers
Wait until the old Theocratic state's overlords get involved! Ala the first divorce referendum!