The Right-Wing Intellegentsia Concedes Gay Marriage

Mar 18, 2013 Full story: edgeptown.com 15

Well, that makes it more or less official: A recent spate of articles that has shown the National Review moving closer and closer toward acceptance of marriage equality has culminated in an admission that the ground has permanently shifted.

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Truth

Minneapolis, MN

#1 Mar 18, 2013
That's why there was such a hurry to put in all those bans, one generation trying keep down the next in their movement toward freedom and equality.
Tea Bag Residue Cleanup

Philadelphia, PA

#2 Mar 18, 2013
Right wing "intelligentsia" meaning those who think the earth is 8000 years old rather than the obviously too young 6000 years old.

Bravo.

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#3 Mar 18, 2013
Tea Bag Residue Cleanup wrote:
Right wing "intelligentsia" meaning those who think the earth is 8000 years old rather than the obviously too young 6000 years old.
Bravo.
Well, at least they have proven evolution is true, if they can evolve ... anything can.

Since: Feb 08

Hypoluxo Fl

#4 Mar 18, 2013
The Right-Wing Intellegentsia?

Now this is an oxymoron.

Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#5 Mar 18, 2013
Maybe they finally read the Constitution?

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#6 Mar 18, 2013
Truth wrote:
That's why there was such a hurry to put in all those bans, one generation trying keep down the next in their movement toward freedom and equality.
Yep, they knew is was literally their last dying gasp.

Thankfully the tide has finally turned and those bigots will fade into history.....

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#7 Mar 18, 2013
The die is cast.

All future Democratic candidates will have to support marriage equality, setting up the perfect contrast between equality and continued discrimination.

Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#8 Mar 18, 2013
WeTheSheeple wrote:
<quoted text>
Yep, they knew is was literally their last dying gasp.
Thankfully the tide has finally turned and those bigots will fade into history.....
Not really..like our founding fathers with their support of slavery, even the great americans of the time will forever have their history stained by that bigotry. Bill Clinton will always have that asterisk after his name of signing DOMA.

Our kids will look at these last generations and think, how could they be so wrong?!?

at least my kids know i was doing what i could to change it...
Dubya

Tempe, AZ

#20 Mar 18, 2013
Mykro wrote:
The Right-Wing Intellegentsia?
Now this is an oxymoron.
Took the words right out of my mouth!

Since: Dec 08

El Paso, TX

#22 Mar 18, 2013
Amazing time we Gays are living in, absolutely amazing.

So when will the fat lady sing for marriage equality for the entire nation?

2013: X
2014:
2015:
2017:
2020:
Later than that:
Tea Bag Residue Cleanup

Philadelphia, PA

#23 Mar 18, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
<quoted text>
Well, at least they have proven evolution is true, if they can evolve ... anything can.
They're still lower forms of life. Case for Evolution not proven in the amusing way you reference.
Tea Bag Residue Cleanup

Philadelphia, PA

#24 Mar 18, 2013
Mykro wrote:
The Right-Wing Intellegentsia?
Now this is an oxymoron.
It is a misspelling...itself a very hard word to spell.
AzAdam

Scottsdale, AZ

#29 Mar 19, 2013
TomInElPaso wrote:
Amazing time we Gays are living in, absolutely amazing.
So when will the fat lady sing for marriage equality for the entire nation?
2013: X
2014:
2015:
2017:
2020:
Later than that:
Hillary is NOT fat.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#30 Mar 19, 2013
TomInElPaso wrote:
Amazing time we Gays are living in, absolutely amazing.
So when will the fat lady sing for marriage equality for the entire nation?
2013: X
2014:
2015:
2017:
2020:
Later than that:
I think that really depends on when we can flip the court to a liberal majority.

IF the current court is going to do it, then they'll do it in Jun.

Otherwise we have to wait for Scalia and/or Kennedy to step down and hope a Dem is in the White House to replace them. That could mean another decade or more of state-by-state battles.

At least we'll know which way it's going to go in about 3 months.

Since: Dec 08

Toronto, ON, Canada

#31 Mar 19, 2013
The right-wing intelligentsia:

As Lily Tomlin's character Ernestine the telephone operator so gleefully pronounced: "I am a high-school graduate."

Maybe they have all their front teeth, too.

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