1620 The Mayflower departed from Plymouth, England. The ship arrived at Provincetown, MA, on November 21st and then at Plymouth, MA, on December 26th. There were 102 passengers onboard.
1976 The Episcopal Church formally approved women to be ordained as priests and bishops.
A neo-con would say they got contaminated by the 'gays and lesbians' at Provincetown.
A Liberal might say that it is about time we allowed 53% of the population to be part of the clergy.
If there is a connection to be made here, go ahead and make it.