Judge overturns California's ban on same-sex marriage

Aug 4, 2010 | Posted by: Topix | Full story: www.cnn.com

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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Calm down silly troll.
Silly troll? You're the expert.
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No, that's a very stupid idea. You should Google it.
Flush it, fool.

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Deeply racist...
You are African American?

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93% of African Americans voted for Obama. The joke supposes that these 93% have an IQ of 50. Therefore, it is a racist joke.
Do you think that 93% of a race voting for Obama is racist?

Did you forget what percentage of Obama voters are not African American?

You just proved the point of the joke...

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The First Amendment protects my religious rights.

Marriage is a relational right. Ss couples don't qualify at any level.

At it's most basic essence, marriage is a cross cultural constraint on evolutionary mating behavior.

Ss couples are a defective failure of mating behavior making 'ss marriage' an oxymoron.

The reunion of a man and woman in marriage reflects the very roots of earliest human existence, genderless life.

Go back in a ss couples' history, and what do you find? Immediately? A mother and father.

While at the same time marriage connects us to the past, birthing future humanity.

A ss couple? No past, and no future. A duplicate gendered half of marriage making the hilarious claim they are the same.
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KiMare wrote:
The First Amendment protects my religious rights.
Marriage is a relational right. Ss couples don't qualify at any level.
At it's most basic essence, marriage is a cross cultural constraint on evolutionary mating behavior.
Ss couples are a defective failure of mating behavior making 'ss marriage' an oxymoron.
The reunion of a man and woman in marriage reflects the very roots of earliest human existence, genderless life.
Go back in a ss couples' history, and what do you find? Immediately? A mother and father.
While at the same time marriage connects us to the past, birthing future humanity.
A ss couple? No past, and no future. A duplicate gendered half of marriage making the hilarious claim they are the same.
It protects your personal rights, just as it does the rights of a volcano worshiper, a scientologist, or the Islamic, all equal in the eyes of the government

It does not give the rights to a volcano worshiper to deny a virgin their life by tossing them into a volcano, any more than it give rights to backwards Christians to deny rights to same sex couples
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Hmmm....Let me see....Jessica Hahn....or Tammy Faye...No wonder you're gay. You're settling for the bottom of the barrel.
Folsom or Castro, gotta start somewhere...
Finally. Who ever said that we hate you? We say "NO!" to SSM. This is not hate, it's preservation. We wish to hand our children a sane world, not one that is all FUBAR. Why do you hate us for attempting to restore sanity to the world?
I would like to suggest that anyone out there that is putting Tammy Faye down does not know Tammy Faye. I know she was not perfect, but are you? She did use alot of makeup, but she was a very dedicated Christian Believer. I wonder if you were about to die, if you would get on TV on the Larry King show and be able to try and help those out there that are lost. This woman had cancer so bad that she did not even look like herself and she gave her last words to the world about her Faith in Christ and that she wished that all could be saved. It takes a very, I mean very strong person who loved people to be able to do that, so next time you critize someone, be sure you could do what she was able to do because of her love for mankind 2 days before her death. Praise God for Tammy Faye.

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KiMare wrote:
The First Amendment protects my religious rights.
Marriage is a relational right. Ss couples don't qualify at any level.
At it's most basic essence, marriage is a cross cultural constraint on evolutionary mating behavior.
Ss couples are a defective failure of mating behavior making 'ss marriage' an oxymoron.
The reunion of a man and woman in marriage reflects the very roots of earliest human existence, genderless life.
Go back in a ss couples' history, and what do you find? Immediately? A mother and father.
While at the same time marriage connects us to the past, birthing future humanity.
A ss couple? No past, and no future. A duplicate gendered half of marriage making the hilarious claim they are the same.
3rd copy and past of your antiquated opinions that I've found this morning. Didn't you have enough of getting your a$$ handed to you on a platter yesterday?
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Dear Suzanne...
I went to facebook to look you up. There are hundreds of "Suzanne Hendersons" around the world.
When I narrowed my search to look for you in Sacramento, I received the message that there isn't a "Suzanne Henderson" living in Sacramento who belongs to facebook.
Could you be a bit more specific?
I have no problem engaging you in a religious discussion with regards to homosexuality.
Let me know.

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I have no problems in engaging in conversations about homosexuality, but I do not use my opinions for I believe in God's Holy Word, so I use Scripture to back me up and if the person that I am having a conversation with does not use Scripture, then I will not comment back. The Holy Scriptures are my only Authority that I will use when it comes to this type of conversation. I personally do not get offended by bad comments about how I write or what I say, but I do not want to waste my time if someone wants to argue and not really want to see what God has to say. I really am not trying to be rude, but if you want to hear what God's says, I have alot to say in God's Word about homosexuality as well as any sin as sin is defined in Scripture. Thank you.

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I have no problems in engaging in conversations about homosexuality, but I do not use my opinions for I believe in God's Holy Word, so I use Scripture to back me up and if the person that I am having a conversation with does not use Scripture, then I will not comment back. The Holy Scriptures are my only Authority that I will use when it comes to this type of conversation. I personally do not get offended by bad comments about how I write or what I say, but I do not want to waste my time if someone wants to argue and not really want to see what God has to say. I really am not trying to be rude, but if you want to hear what God's says, I have alot to say in God's Word about homosexuality as well as any sin as sin is defined in Scripture. Thank you.
No one cares what your Sky Santa has to say. And your little book is not any type of "authority". It's a bunch of fables written by uneducated people trying to explain things they didn't have the ability to understand.

But since you seem to like what your little book has to say, go look up 1 Timothy 2:12 and then shut the fluck up. This thread isn't a freakin' bible study.
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I have no problems in engaging in conversations about homosexuality, but I do not use my opinions for I believe in God's Holy Word, so I use Scripture to back me up and if the person that I am having a conversation with does not use Scripture, then I will not comment back. The Holy Scriptures are my only Authority that I will use when it comes to this type of conversation. I personally do not get offended by bad comments about how I write or what I say, but I do not want to waste my time if someone wants to argue and not really want to see what God has to say. I really am not trying to be rude, but if you want to hear what God's says, I have alot to say in God's Word about homosexuality as well as any sin as sin is defined in Scripture. Thank you.
Bless You! You and I are so together on this and God has told me and I know he has or will tell you that we are right! There is no room for dissent: God's law is God's law, and man may not go against it. The next president has said that we must begin the holy crusade by stripping away all the false pillars of the temple of the anti-christ. The first to go must be the programs which support the bums and evi-doers who lay in wait for the Beast's command to drive them to our door and force their way in and do awfulness upon us while loud rendering music roars away. The first to go must be the so-called social programs such as the godless stalinist universities and Mao's socialist security, the faithless filth of Medicare, the bum's-check of welfare and UN-employment check where we pay thugs to do no work, the foodstamps which stop the farmer from growing for his table and family, the collective Unions of satan, and the abortionist drunkards on every corner who would take our guns and rush to our houses to steal, rape and plunder screaming "minimum wage". We must deport ALL of these monsters and the so-called poor and secretly wealthy homeless who hoard their gold and stop us from advancing HIS word, along with those you can just tell THEY are not right. Bless You.
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Bless You! You and I are so together on this and God has told me and I know he has or will tell you that we are right! There is no room for dissent: God's law is God's law, and man may not go against it. The next president has said that we must begin the holy crusade by stripping away all the false pillars of the temple of the anti-christ. The first to go must be the programs which support the bums and evi-doers who lay in wait for the Beast's command to drive them to our door and force their way in and do awfulness upon us while loud rendering music roars away. The first to go must be the so-called social programs such as the godless stalinist universities and Mao's socialist security, the faithless filth of Medicare, the bum's-check of welfare and UN-employment check where we pay thugs to do no work, the foodstamps which stop the farmer from growing for his table and family, the collective Unions of satan, and the abortionist drunkards on every corner who would take our guns and rush to our houses to steal, rape and plunder screaming "minimum wage". We must deport ALL of these monsters and the so-called poor and secretly wealthy homeless who hoard their gold and stop us from advancing HIS word, along with those you can just tell THEY are not right. Bless You.
You're sick get help...
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No one cares what your Sky Santa has to say. And your little book is not any type of "authority". It's a bunch of fables written by uneducated people trying to explain things they didn't have the ability to understand.
But since you seem to like what your little book has to say, go look up 1 Timothy 2:12 and then shut the fluck up. This thread isn't a freakin' bible study.
That is hilarious, I had forgotten that one.

There area also many passages about not judging others

One of my favorites about throwing the first stone

There are always thousands of passages they choose to ignore as garbage, and then site other passages they use to support their bigotry against others from a position of authority.

They use that book like a tool, to try and support whatever it is they personally want themselves, they donít follow it at all, and the more they claim to, the less they generally do.
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To Mr. Jonah1, Thank you for your comment, good or bad, I do not get offended. First of all, I am not preaching at all to Christians. The Church which means "called out" in Greek is the Church and most of the forum, in my opinion, are not believers, so it would not make any difference what I say or talk about. Apostle Paul was talking in I Timothy 2:12 to the believers only in the Church. This is not a Church by any means on this forum. I have been on alot of sites in the past few years, and in my opinion, this is farther away from Christianity than any other forum. If you believe that the Bible is full of fables, why are you quoting from it? If I can reach one person for Christ in this forum for His Glory, it will be worth it all. You can call me all the names you want because you are not offending me personally, you are offending the Creator and someday, you will be accountable for all that you are saying to Him, not me. May God send someone in your life that will help you see the Truth before it is to late, for HE IS COMING BACK SOONER THAN YOU THINK!!
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That is hilarious, I had forgotten that one.
There area also many passages about not judging others
One of my favorites about throwing the first stone
There are always thousands of passages they choose to ignore as garbage, and then site other passages they use to support their bigotry against others from a position of authority.
They use that book like a tool, to try and support whatever it is they personally want themselves, they donít follow it at all, and the more they claim to, the less they generally do.
Thank you Big D.
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I would like to suggest that anyone out there that is putting Tammy Faye down does not know Tammy Faye. I know she was not perfect, but are you? She did use alot of makeup, but she was a very dedicated Christian Believer. I wonder if you were about to die, if you would get on TV on the Larry King show and be able to try and help those out there that are lost. This woman had cancer so bad that she did not even look like herself and she gave her last words to the world about her Faith in Christ and that she wished that all could be saved. It takes a very, I mean very strong person who loved people to be able to do that, so next time you critize someone, be sure you could do what she was able to do because of her love for mankind 2 days before her death. Praise God for Tammy Faye.
But YOU forget one thing about Tammy, she was NOT judgmental. She loved and was loved by many gay people and realized that many so called 'righteous Christians' were hypocrites.
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To Mr. Jonah1, Thank you for your comment, good or bad, I do not get offended. First of all, I am not preaching at all to Christians. The Church which means "called out" in Greek is the Church and most of the forum, in my opinion, are not believers, so it would not make any difference what I say or talk about. Apostle Paul was talking in I Timothy 2:12 to the believers only in the Church. This is not a Church by any means on this forum. I have been on alot of sites in the past few years, and in my opinion, this is farther away from Christianity than any other forum. If you believe that the Bible is full of fables, why are you quoting from it? If I can reach one person for Christ in this forum for His Glory, it will be worth it all. You can call me all the names you want because you are not offending me personally, you are offending the Creator and someday, you will be accountable for all that you are saying to Him, not me. May God send someone in your life that will help you see the Truth before it is to late, for HE IS COMING BACK SOONER THAN YOU THINK!!
I donít negotiate with terrorists.

Negotiating with terrorists only encourages them to use terror and evil as their primary weapon.

The more you threaten everlasting torture, the more people will be convinced they should not worship that evil belief even if it was a God.
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KiMare wrote:
The First Amendment protects my religious rights.
Marriage is a relational right. Ss couples don't qualify at any level.
At it's most basic essence, marriage is a cross cultural constraint on evolutionary mating behavior.
Ss couples are a defective failure of mating behavior making 'ss marriage' an oxymoron.
The reunion of a man and woman in marriage reflects the very roots of earliest human existence, genderless life.
Go back in a ss couples' history, and what do you find? Immediately? A mother and father.
While at the same time marriage connects us to the past, birthing future humanity.
A ss couple? No past, and no future. A duplicate gendered half of marriage making the hilarious claim they are the same.
your opion, such as it is, can stand for what it's worth.

which is, legally speaking, not worth spit, so to speak. your opinion bares no weight with anyone else. your opinion runs completely opposite of the judge's findings.

i know this frustrates you. but good luck none the less.
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Do you think that 93% of a race voting for Obama is racist?
Did you forget what percentage of Obama voters are not African American?
You just proved the point of the joke...
Yes. He did! Funny!
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But YOU forget one thing about Tammy, she was NOT judgmental. She loved and was loved by many gay people and realized that many so called 'righteous Christians' were hypocrites.
Thank you for your comment. You can love the gays, but hate the sin. My husband and I witness to everyone who is not a believer and in order to be a believer in Jesus Christ, you MUST obey his commandments and Apostle Paul talked alot of homosexuality in the Book of Romans and what God thought about it. We are not judging, but the Scripture does tell us that we will know them by their fruits. Also, alot of homosexuals say that Christ did not talk about homosexuality, but in the Book of Galatians Chapter 1 verses 11-12 and I quote: "But I certify you, brethern, that the gospel which was preached of me is not after man. For I neither received it of man, neither was I taught it, but by the revelation of Jesus Christ." So, my take on this is that when Apostle Paul wrote Romans Chapter 1 on homosexuality, he wrote down what the Holy Spirit taught him, just the same as we learn from the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit is the teacher and we all learn the same way and this comes from the Book of First John Chapter 2 verse 27 and I quote: "But the anointing which ye have received of him abideth in you, and ye need not that any man teach you; but as the same anointing teacheth you of all things, and is truth, and is no lie, and even as it hath taught you, ye shall abide in him." Christians cannot sin from First John Chapter 3 verse 9 and I quote: "Whosoever is born of God doth not commit sin; for his seed remaineth in Him; and he cannot sin, because he is born of God." I do know there are alot of other Scriptures that the body of Christ interpet that when you sin, you have a advocate with the Father, but I believe that is before you become a Christian. We may not please God everyday I Corinthians Chapter 3 verses 11-15, but we do not sin as sin is defined in Scripture in the Book of Galatians 5 verses 16-26.

I already know that most of the forum will not agree at all, but if you do not agree, just move on to the next post. It will not hurt my feelings at all, for I want to only reach people who are lost from our Creator and are interested in God and His Scripture and that includes talking about homosexuality. Thank you.

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