Clint McCane, the Arkansas school board member who posted anti-gay comments on Facebook has announced his intention to resign on Anderson Cooper 360. (Original post on the topic)
Of course, Mr. McCance is up for reelection on November 2nd and is running unopposed, so the likelihood of him being out of office for very long is small, at best.
Still, this is a victory for a civil society. In a civil society, people are held accountable for their actions and their words. This is such an example.