Different ingredients, yet both are called burgers. Interesting....<quoted text>
A hamburger is a hamburger. A garden burger is a garden burger. These are two very different items--not even in the same ballpark.
Different situations, different solutions.Marriage, whether it's between same-gender or opposite gender couples, is composed of human beings. You said as much yourself when you suggested that same-gender couples should have all of the rights and benefits of marriage, but call it civil unions.