Judge overturns California's ban on same-sex marriage

Aug 4, 2010 Full story: www.cnn.com 201,038

A federal judge in California has knocked down the state's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage, ruling Wednesday that the state's controversial Proposition 8 violates the U.S. Constitution.

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EXPERT

Redding, CA

#212354 Aug 25, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
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How naive you are. Ask your sisters about straight men wanting anal sex.
Anyway, it's a non issue.
The particular sex acts we engage in are not the government's business.
So, you haven't come up with a rational argument for gay marriage.
EXPERT

Redding, CA

#212355 Aug 25, 2013
Europa Report wrote:
<quoted text>
Freedom Of Religion. First Amendment.
Okay, now try to demonstrate how they apply?
EXPERT

Redding, CA

#212356 Aug 25, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
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The fact all you can do is lie about me and my position, and try to insult me, once again shows:
You can't come up with a rational argument against gay marriage.
First, I can't think of how not liking me and being a homophobe would be related. I would never base an argument about gay marriage on who does or doesn't want to marry me.
Now, try again, try to finish this sentence and make a rational argument against gay marriage.
"A person should not be allowed to marry a member of the same sex because..."
Now, try again, try to finish this sentence and make a rational argument for gay marriage.
"A person should be allowed to marry a member of the same sex because..."

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212357 Aug 25, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
<quoted text>
Thank you for that excellent synopsis of why Rose_NoHo is a big fat hypocrite.
Don't know what you keep pitching tents for me. What's his face didn't state my postion. But you start foaming at the mouth, and decide to attack...me!
LOL.

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212358 Aug 25, 2013
EXPERT wrote:
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So, you haven't come up with a rational argument for gay marriage.
Yes, I have, it's a simple matter of equal protection.
A man can marry a woman, so a woman should be also able to marry a woman.
A woman can marry a man, so a man should also be able to marry a man.
Simple.

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212359 Aug 25, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
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I repeat. Most gay men have anal sex. Most straight men don't.
I'm sure your mother and sisters would disagree.

And since you are for gay marriage, why do you keep bringing up the anal sex non issue?

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212360 Aug 25, 2013
EXPERT wrote:
<quoted text>
Now, try again, try to finish this sentence and make a rational argument for gay marriage.
"A person should be allowed to marry a member of the same sex because..."
"No State shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States; nor shall any State deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws. "
Part of the 14th Amendment.
Nothing but string...
EXPERT

Redding, CA

#212361 Aug 25, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
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"No State shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States; nor shall any State deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws. "
Part of the 14th Amendment.
Nothing but string...
There still is nothing here to support your view.
EXPERT

Redding, CA

#212362 Aug 25, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
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Yes, I have, it's a simple matter of equal protection.
A man can marry a woman, so a woman should be also able to marry a woman.
A woman can marry a man, so a man should also be able to marry a man.
Simple.
Seems that both men and women are equally protected here.

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212366 Aug 25, 2013
EXPERT wrote:
<quoted text>
There still is nothing here to support your view.
"nor deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws."
Who are you claiming aren't persons, men or women?

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212367 Aug 25, 2013
EXPERT wrote:
<quoted text>
Seems that both men and women are equally protected here.
Can a man marry a woman? Yes.
Can a woman marry a woman? No.
How does "Yes" equal "No"?

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212368 Aug 25, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
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Ha ha anal sex jokes so funny.
Most gay men have anal sex. Most straight men don't.
Even if that's true...um, so what?
EXPERT

Redding, CA

#212369 Aug 25, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
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Can a man marry a woman? Yes.
Can a woman marry a woman? No.
How does "Yes" equal "No"?
Okay..........real slow,

If a man can marry a woman and a woman can marry a man, then who is being denied equal protection? The man or the woman?

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212372 Aug 25, 2013
EXPERT wrote:
<quoted text>
Okay..........real slow,
If a man can marry a woman and a woman can marry a man, then who is being denied equal protection? The man or the woman?
Take notes:
Both.
EXPERT

Redding, CA

#212373 Aug 25, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
<quoted text>
Take notes:
Both.
Both is equal, so no diff...

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212374 Aug 25, 2013
EXPERT wrote:
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Both is equal, so no diff...
OK, I get it, you're joking.
Ha, ha, you had me going!

Since: Dec 09

Knoxville, TN

#212376 Aug 25, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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Godwin's law???
VV, you're scrapping the bottom again...
You're the one who's talking about eugenics. You want to "cure" or "change" an entire class of people who do not want to be changed.

And you want to do this under the guise of family and country.

This is lifted directly from the Nazi handbook.

If you don't like being compared to a Nazi, then don't support their ideology.

Finally, you won't comment on my post that you know nothing about homosexuality and even less about gender identity.

You get painted into a corner and come out squealing "Godwin's Law!!!"

Man up, Kimmy... Show you've got a little spine.

Since: Apr 11

Los Angeles, CA

#212377 Aug 25, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
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It is true. Look it up, if you're not too dishonest or stupid.
So what? So it means you lied. You tried to spin it that straight men have anal sex more than gay men because there are more of them. I called out your bullsh!t. Get it? Got it? Good!
No, I didn't lie. I made a true statement. "Most men into anal sex are straight". Are you going to say that's not a true statement?
:::crickets chirping:::
Hello...Frankie? Are you going to say that's not a true statement?
:::crickets chirping:::
kookaa

Long Beach, CA

#212380 Aug 25, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
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Most gay men pack the fudge. Most straight men don't.
You have no way of knowing what "most gay men" do. You are confusing stereotype with fact.
kookaa

Long Beach, CA

#212384 Aug 25, 2013
Frankie Rizzo wrote:
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Look it up moron. Look up the percentage of gay men who have anal sex vs. the percentage of straight men who do. I know the numbers. You don't.
Then get back to me and apologize for your dopey post.
I don't need to look anything up. I am gay. I know from actual experience what is typical in my life experience. Do you? How many gay men have you personally known and had sex with? Many gay men do not engage in anal sex. In any case, it is none of anyone's business.

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