Americans divided as Obama endorses g...

Americans divided as Obama endorses gay marriage

There are 34 comments on the Worcester Telegram & Gazette story from May 10, 2012, titled Americans divided as Obama endorses gay marriage. In it, Worcester Telegram & Gazette reports that:

This Friday April 3, 2009, file photo, shows Trish Varnum, left, and Kate Varnum, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, after hearing the Iowa Supreme Court legalize same-sex marriage, in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Dallas the Proud Texan

Chandler, TX

#1 May 10, 2012
I'm glad to hear mistah obama endorses gay marriage cause this will insure he loses the election come November.

Go Mitt, go!!!

PS: I hope Mitt selects Michele Bachmann as his running mate:)

WOO HOO
Ramona

Santa Cruz, CA

#2 May 10, 2012
The haters are always with us.

Marriage discrimination is un-American.
Dallas the Proud Texan

Chandler, TX

#3 May 10, 2012
Ramona wrote:
The haters are always with us.
Marriage discrimination is un-American.
Gays can marry any consenting adult they wish as long as it aint no same sex freak for that is perverse & deviant!!!
Kirk

Lancaster, PA

#4 May 10, 2012
Honestly it's embarrassing that, as a nation, we refuse to extend equal right to all citizens.
AdaminAZ

Whittier, CA

#6 May 10, 2012
Obama will not gain or loose a single vote based on this. Anti gay already hated him. Pro gay knew his record on gay rights was second to none BEFORE his announcement.

This is leadership. Plain and simple.
Mr Wonderful

Madison, WI

#7 May 10, 2012
Obungunner is pro homo? No. Really?

If it socialist, immoral, and anti American then he's all for it.

Since: Jul 11

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#8 May 10, 2012
Mr Wonderful wrote:
Obungunner is pro homo? No. Really?
If it socialist, immoral, and anti American then he's all for it.
Ya and if its for no Life liberty and the pursuit of happiness and not all men created equal... that would be you!!!~!

Must suck being a NAZI

Since: Jul 11

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#9 May 10, 2012
Mr Wonderful wrote:
Obungunner is pro homo? No. Really?
If it socialist, immoral, and anti American then he's all for it.
Maybe this weekend after you and your buddies deny civil rights you can get together ... have a beer and roast a jew in your back yard
Mr Waco

Manilla, IN

#10 May 10, 2012
AdaminAZ wrote:
Obama will not gain or loose a single vote based on this. Anti gay already hated him. Pro gay knew his record on gay rights was second to none BEFORE his announcement.
This is leadership. Plain and simple.
The 1/2 breed mongrel would sell his own children for a vote. Curious how just yesterday mistah obama announces he supports queer marriage and then today (almost 50 years after the alleged incident) some people are accusing Mitt of giving a queer a haircut in high school. Smacks of conspiracy!!!
AdaminAZ

United States

#11 May 10, 2012
Mr Waco wrote:
<quoted text>The 1/2 breed mongrel would sell his own children for a vote. Curious how just yesterday mistah obama announces he supports queer marriage and then today (almost 50 years after the alleged incident) some people are accusing Mitt of giving a queer a haircut in high school. Smacks of conspiracy!!!
I do not disagree. The timing is suspicious. But a conspiracy of timing is not the same as a conspiracy of facts. Mitt Romney should still apologize to that guy - even 50 years later.
AdaminAZ

United States

#12 May 10, 2012
Mr Waco wrote:
<quoted text>The 1/2 breed mongrel would sell his own children for a vote. Curious how just yesterday mistah obama announces he supports queer marriage and then today (almost 50 years after the alleged incident) some people are accusing Mitt of giving a queer a haircut in high school. Smacks of conspiracy!!!
This is an example of how many of the same people who oppose interracial marriage oppose gay marriage.(Thus the terms 1/2 breed and mongrel)

If you oppose gay marriage and consider yourself decent and fair minded, check your fellow anti-gay marriage pals. Is this the guy you want to be counted with?

“Love thy neighbor!”

Since: Dec 06

Westland , MI

#13 May 10, 2012
AdaminAZ wrote:
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This is an example of how many of the same people who oppose interracial marriage oppose gay marriage.(Thus the terms 1/2 breed and mongrel)
If you oppose gay marriage and consider yourself decent and fair minded, check your fellow anti-gay marriage pals. Is this the guy you want to be counted with?
It is sort of like watching who was mean to animals when you were a kid. Those were the ones you just knew you couldn't trust.

The tell-tale signs....
just thinking

Urbandale, IA

#14 May 11, 2012
Seems the moral condition of the country started a downward roll when it was decided by a court that life was not important. Just as a court ruled that gay marriage was ok.
The courts have made themselves the most powerful of the three branches of government.
Rulings are being considered laws.

“Love thy neighbor!”

Since: Dec 06

Westland , MI

#15 May 11, 2012
just thinking wrote:
Seems the moral condition of the country started a downward roll when it was decided by a court that life was not important. Just as a court ruled that gay marriage was ok.
The courts have made themselves the most powerful of the three branches of government.
Rulings are being considered laws.
Easy to say, impossible to prove....but that's how it is with this kind of statement.

That's why they are used so often.
AdaminAZ

Ontario, CA

#16 May 11, 2012
just thinking wrote:
Seems the moral condition of the country started a downward roll when it was decided by a court that life was not important. Just as a court ruled that gay marriage was ok.
The courts have made themselves the most powerful of the three branches of government.
Rulings are being considered laws.
Moral condition improves in the US when the government remains secular.

It declines when it begins to succumb to religious interests groups who want to make a fictional book the basis for law that governs everyone.
Kirk

Lancaster, PA

#17 May 11, 2012
Mr Wonderful wrote:
Obungunner is pro homo? No. Really?
If it socialist, immoral, and anti American then he's all for it.
So you think discriminating against people is an acceptable American value?

What's wrong with socialist - have you taken a gander at Germany and Norway and their standard of living compared to ours?

Immoral - well I would suggest that immoral is subjective.
Mr Wonderful

Madison, WI

#18 May 11, 2012
Lilith_SatansWhore wrote:
<quoted text>Ya and if its for no Life liberty and the pursuit of happiness and not all men created equal... that would be you!!!~!
Must suck being a NAZI
You batshit crazy liberals are a sick bunch of puppies. You're so void of morals you think pedophiles deserve life liberty and pursuit of their twisted fantasies too. Must suck being a brainless GONAD.
Mr Wonderful

Madison, WI

#19 May 11, 2012
Kirk wrote:
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So you think discriminating against people is an acceptable American value?
What's wrong with socialist - have you taken a gander at Germany and Norway and their standard of living compared to ours?
Immoral - well I would suggest that immoral is subjective.
Dear Kluck,
Being queer is a choice nothing more. A lousy preference hardly deserves civil rights, therefore discrimination is not possible.
Socialism is a complete failure, it only works until you run out of other people's money, if you such a commie then do us all a favor and move to Germany or Norway. Subjective morals is immorality, that's why you liberals with no character, self control, or shame find it so appealing.

Regards,

Decent American Patriots Everywhere
Mr Wonderful

Madison, WI

#20 May 11, 2012
Lilith_SatansWhore wrote:
<quoted text>Maybe this weekend after you and your buddies deny civil rights you can get together ... have a beer and roast a jew in your back yard
Dear SatansWhore,
Actually, after I deliver Meals on Wheels in the morning and I go work with my hospice resident, my buddies are delivering a truckload of canned goods to 2 food pantries. You know, things that really make a difference to those suffering the most, the same stuff you sick twisted liberal nut jobs spout off about, but ever never quite get around to lifting one delicate finger. Barf.
Kind Regards,
The majority of Americans
GayMate

Millsboro, DE

#21 May 12, 2012
I can the honophobic agenda is alive with Mr.Wonderful. When are you homophobic idiots going to learn that you will never hold down any group of people, gay people will rise up and take the rights they deserve. No one will keep us down, we are Americans and we will fight until we have every right the straight community has. All of your idiotic blabber will do nothing but make us more determined to achieve our goal of equality. This country was built on equality for EVERYONE, not just the people you agree with. If you don't like gay people then I suggest you find a nice cave to live in where true Americans don't have to listen to your anti-gay ranting.
Obama for President!!! Give us 4 more years!!!

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