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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laughing man

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Thanks for the link by the way - the one you never gave but at least left breadcrumbs to find it.
Then why didn't you follow the crumbs before posting your knee-jerk idiocy, shitferbrains?

Pee-Wee Herman imbecile - "I meant to do that!"
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Generosity?
WHAT generosity??
Did Ol' Yeller have a litter of mangy flea bitten pups and you want to pass one on???
The only "osity" you've managed to give out like candy on Halloween is animosity you fuckup.
LOL!!! Generosity my ass buddy.
We've allowed you Stains to continue existing, shitferbrains.

Always remember that.

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

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Well YOUR morality is not reality it's repression. You would have people live an unhealthy life of misery and secrecy, all for not conforming to some cruel vision all made up by you and others like you.. Deny them any kind of loving relationship other than what you deem what kind they should have. Otherwise, you shame them for a perfectly natural sexual act, steal their children and then forcibly teach the children a false religion and how to be bigoted just like you...Sounds warped to me.... There are many choices one can make in their life, Sexuality is NOT one of them.
First, it's not my morality, it is classic morality, common across many cultures

Second, it is reality and it does involve suppression. Most things in life do. That's a part of reality. Often, it's a crappy deal too. Everyone has to deal with it.

Third, my main focus on here is the reality that ss couples do not equate to marriage. It annoys the hell out of people in denial, because I accurately push simple reality in their face.

Four, I deny no one a loving relationship. I dare to expose an attempt to impose a counterfeit relationship on marriage.

Fifth, anal sex is not normal or healthy.

Sixth,'steal children'?'Forcibly teach'?'A false religion'? You're losing it mikey.

FINALLY, I've never said sexuality is a choice.

Just curious. Are you a blonde lesbian, or a really effeminate guy?
Grandpa

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I'll be damned. There was a hankerchief code.
Thanks for the link by the way - the one you never gave but at least left breadcrumbs to find it.
So does this "hankerchief code" piss you off???
I wish heterosexuals had it. Would make nightlife a lot easier in our 20's.
LOL!!!
"You're a fabricating IDIOT."


"Whoever put this bullshit "hanky code" together is about as b"right as the fool who thinks GHB is the pathway to finding a wife""Now given you were probably even too anti-social even in your 20's I don't expect your dumbass self to understand.

LOL!!!! etc. etc.
You should apologize, it's the right thing to do.

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KiMare wrote:
KiMare wrote:
In the end,
Marriage is a miraculous reunion of two genders,
a union so profound,
it is described as the union of Mars and Venus.
It units humanity to the roots of life,
while at the very same time
hosting the best and natural
birth place of future human life.
It is the blend of masculinity and femininity.
The wisdom of logic and intuition united.
Strength and delicacy perfectly balanced.
Protection and nurture combined as one.
A complimentary merging that multiplies the unbiased blend of humanity's genders.
Not a single one a ss couple can even mimic halfway decently.
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And hence the disappointment with liberals.
I'm not sure how to respond to your deep and detailed rebuttal...
Hallmark called, they want their soppy sentiment back.

Sorry you vile monster, marriage is a legal contract.

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First, it's not my morality, it is classic morality, common across many cultures
Second, it is reality and it does involve suppression. Most things in life do. That's a part of reality. Often, it's a crappy deal too. Everyone has to deal with it.
Third, my main focus on here is the reality that ss couples do not equate to marriage. It annoys the hell out of people in denial, because I accurately push simple reality in their face.
Four, I deny no one a loving relationship. I dare to expose an attempt to impose a counterfeit relationship on marriage.
Fifth, anal sex is not normal or healthy.
Sixth,'steal children'?'Forcibly teach'?'A false religion'? You're losing it mikey.
FINALLY, I've never said sexuality is a choice.
Just curious. Are you a blonde lesbian, or a really effeminate guy?
First, your comments represent YOUR morality--not the morality of everyone. There is no such thing as "classic morality". It's just another contrived term that you enjoy throwing into the conversation.

Second, at least you admit that opposition to same-sex marriage is SUPRESSION. Our culture doesn't tolerate the suppression of people's behavior that has NO IMPACT on others. You have yet to present a legitimate description of how the marriage of two people of the same gender impacts yours or anyone else's lives.

Third, same-sex marriages do not have to equate opposite-sex marriages. You'd be hard pressed to find any two marriages that are equal to other marriages in every aspect. And the only one who is annoyed, is you. That's why you have come here and gone to multiple other forums to argue against same-sex marriage. If you weren't so bothered by the direction the country--the world--is taking, you would have dried up a long time ago.

Fourth, you have made every attempt to impose your negative notions about same-sex couples onto anybody who has voiced support. You demean same-sex relationships, claiming that they aren't "equal" to opposite-sex relationships. You wrote a ridiculous, saccharine poem that would embarrass any other person; extolling the uniqueness of opposite-sex relationships. You have insisted that homosexuality is unnatural--that it is an illness that requires a "cure". You have a go at same-sex intercourse; calling it unhealthy and demeaning; even though millions of people willingly, safely, and happily engage in it every single day.
So don't try to bullshit us by saying, "I deny no one a loving relationship".

Fifth, see above... Your butt-clenching obsession with anal sex and with how other people willingly, safely, and happily use their bodies has never been any of your business. The ONLY reason you continue to bring it up is because you believe you shame gay couples (and heterosexual couples) by doing so. I've got news for you, ass-man, you only make yourself look like a fool. If you take a good look at the comments here on this forum you'll see that the only person who seems to agree with you on this topic is "laughing man" or whatever his incarnation is at this point. Way to aim high.

Sixth, I'll leave this discussion between you and Mikey. I have no idea what it is in reference to.

Finally, as an over-the-hill, former pastor who is currently married to a woman who is for all practical purposes "barren", you are involved in a "mutually sterile, pointlessly opposite gendered half of marriage". Using your own definitions, you have no business remaining married. Based on your own morals and values, you should have constantly monitored your wife to know the exact date that she became unable to safely carry or produce children. At that moment, you should have (using your own, contrived definition) moved on to another woman and raised another family. She and your family no longer needed you. You were relieved of your cross-cultural constraint on evolutionary mating behavior."

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Hallmark called, they want their soppy sentiment back.
Sorry you vile monster, marriage is a legal contract.
If I'm not mistaken, I believe I read an article recently that described a mass case of nausea at the Hallmark headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri.

My guess is that Kimmy actually sent them a copy of his "poem" (chuckle).

However, I did read in a related story that "The Weekly Reader" and "Highlights Magazine for Children" are interested in his work.

Seriously... Can you just picture Kim sitting on his bed, writing that load using his hot pink pen with strawberry-scented ink? Justin Bieber playing in the background... Sitting beside his pink, stuffed bear; the one that says "I wuv u" across its tummy... Him staring down at that useless vag of his, wondering, "Will I EVER get my period and become a woman?"

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If I'm not mistaken, I believe I read an article recently that described a mass case of nausea at the Hallmark headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri.
My guess is that Kimmy actually sent them a copy of his "poem" (chuckle).
However, I did read in a related story that "The Weekly Reader" and "Highlights Magazine for Children" are interested in his work.
Seriously... Can you just picture Kim sitting on his bed, writing that load using his hot pink pen with strawberry-scented ink? Justin Bieber playing in the background... Sitting beside his pink, stuffed bear; the one that says "I wuv u" across its tummy... Him staring down at that useless vag of his, wondering, "Will I EVER get my period and become a woman?"
LOL. But please don't dis Justin Bieber like that!:)
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First, it's not my morality, it is classic morality, common across many cultures
Second, it is reality and it does involve suppression. Most things in life do. That's a part of reality. Often, it's a crappy deal too. Everyone has to deal with it.
Third, my main focus on here is the reality that ss couples do not equate to marriage. It annoys the hell out of people in denial, because I accurately push simple reality in their face.
Four, I deny no one a loving relationship. I dare to expose an attempt to impose a counterfeit relationship on marriage.
Fifth, anal sex is not normal or healthy.
Sixth,'steal children'?'Forcibly teach'?'A false religion'? You're losing it mikey.
FINALLY, I've never said sexuality is a choice.
Just curious. Are you a blonde lesbian, or a really effeminate guy?
1.----Whatever your justification it's wrong and cruel, that's why there are educational programs to right this warped 'biblical' out dated sense morality.
2.---- Doesn't mean it's right or that it has to continue. Change all starts with an open mind and compassion.
3.----yes they do, you're just hung up on gender.
3a.---They aren't in denial, you are. There are all different kinds of marriage, some are for convenience, some are for love, some are financial security, some are arranged, some(like in Hollywood) are for publicity and some are for the sole purpose of reproduction. The point is; You need to stop forcing your bigotry, non-acceptance in peopleís faces and calling it reality when it's not, it's judgmentalism and forcible repression.
4.- yes you do.
4a.--- there you go again judging. It's not counterfeit, it very real to the people in them and your just showing your lack of acceptance to anything different than your preconceived notions.
5.---Yes it is, it been documented in over a thousand species, for people, they just need to take precautions, show some tenderness and caring.
6.-- No I'm not; it happens it all the time and itís big money for the Catholic church. Hell it's in the news all the time, in most states where gay adoption is not recognized, they do forcibly remove children. You need to read something other than your catholic propaganda.
FINALLY ---- if that's the case then why all the bigotry and nasty posts day after day? Show some compassion rather than your nasty belittling poems and quips.
Just curious.--actually I'm neither, just a masculine looking guy with not too many effeminate mannerisms, never dressed in drag and donít even go out to gay bars..and BTW I'm not a bitter person, youíve asked that before, I just have zero tolerance for ignorance, self -righteousness, bigotry and the belittlement of others.
get a clue

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Rick in Kansas wrote:
<quoted text>Hell yeah!!!
<quoted text>He's a republican appointed by Ronald Reagan actually.
<quoted text>I really don't mind breaking this to you, but the "voters" simply do not have a right to violate the constitutional right of others, no matter how much of a majority you can swing at the polls.
<quoted text>You also seem to have one rather obvious nut up that tree too... As for your "light in the loafers relatives", I imagine that they have an even lower opinion of you and I wouldn't blame them in the slightest.
<quoted text>OOOooo scary... Threatening us with some god you've created in your own warped image. If that's really the best you can do, my suggestion is that you should just stifle yourself...
<quoted text>Yawn....
Where in the Constitution does it say
queers have anymore rights than normal people ?
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Forgot one thing.
I only see once reference to it.
And as it is I'm pretty f-ing skeptical it's an ongoing or common theme among gays but you believe what you want to.
As stupid as you are you probably think 98.5% of the gay population is in a bathhouse right now humping each others oiled up asses as if they were making a marathon porno orgy scene all the while spreading AIDS like wildfire and waiting until 9:45 tonight when they all hit the streets looking for boys under 12 who happen to be out at night for dates.
LOL!!!!
This hankerchief code is a JOKE buddy. It's about as reliable a source as believing you can pick up women in nightclubs as available men by learning 3 phrases.
Get bent you sad piece of shit. The only audience you'll gain is from other socially backward bigots you can find in here...the internet. You're a PUSSY. And probably always have been.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanky_code
get a clue

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Where in the Constitution does it say queers have any more rights than normal people ? What's next the "right" to marry your goat or your sibling(s)? Please stay in CA with the rest of fruitcakes.
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Don Sclio wrote:
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Look at THIS!!;
http://cowboyfrank.net/archive/hanky.htm
---So I gotta ask. Do you have any yellow hankies????
LOL!!!
If you do....don't come meandering MY way cowboy.
It would take you a God damned year to memorize this bullshit. Hellova advertising tool though...albeit I find it hard to believe this is widely practiced anymore than wife swapping happens between heterosexuals.
"I have lived in San Francisco, California all my life and have been involved in BDSM since 1973 and I have seen people wearing every single one of the colors on the first 3/4 of the original list over the past 29 years. I have been to every Folsom Street Fair since the first one in 1984 and people have continued to wear them there. People still wear the colors today on the annual leather march from The Castro to Folsom Street one week before the Folsom Street Fair. As sources, besides the websites, there is also a printed reliable source, the recent 2009 book Leatherboy Handbook by Vincent L. Andrews Las Vegas:2009 Nazca Plains, Corp., that mentions 41 colors congruent with the list."
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk:Handkerchie...
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get a clue wrote:
Where in the Constitution does it say queers have any more rights than normal people ? What's next the "right" to marry your goat or your sibling(s)? Please stay in CA with the rest of fruitcakes.
Well asstoll, It doesn't. I also doesn't say you have the right to deny my rights to pursue my happiness or that you get preferred status as a c(_)ntlicker..Now go fk that goat your fantasizing about and get off mommy's computer.

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Dan wrote:
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Right.
And exactly where are these unisex bathrooms being put into public schools.
Fantasyland??
No, Portland Oregon for starters, soon in a school near you. PORTLAND, OR (KPTV)-

Portland's biggest high school has become the first in the city to install unisex bathrooms for transgender students.

There are now four single-stall bathrooms for students, along with two for staff members, open to everyone, regardless of gender or sexual orientation at Grant High School.

A Portland Public Schools spokesman confirmed the new unisex bathrooms, after a story about them first appeared in Grant Magazine, a publication produced by students in a college-level class at the high school.

The magazine reported there are 10 students at Grant who openly identify as transgender.

One student, a senior girl who has identified as being a boy for years, said he would not drink any liquids for nine hours to avoid using the bathroom at school.
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Don Sclio wrote:
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You've lived in Saaaan Francisco all your life but are posting from Chico. OK.
I myself have lived in a lot of places, not just one, and as to date I'm not as STUPID as you to identify an entire grouping of people with a specific action a few take.
Now MORON....given you';re heterosexual do you dress the little woman up in black crotchless rubber outfits with quarter sized holes so her firm nipples can poke out while you piss at her feet and beg for your "mistress" to slap you silly with her whip while you stand naked and shivering??
LOL!!!
There's a bunch of fruitcake straights that do that shit and worse yet I won't be as DUMB as to claim most heterosexuals get it on in such a fashion yet you're so GOD DAMNED stupid you're all too ready to claim gays are parading around with multicolored hankerchiefs and waving them like cheerleaders bounce pom-poms in the air advertising for "rim jobs" and getting their dicks sucked dry depending if the stick them in their right pocket or left...LOL!!!
You're a putz.
"I'm not as STUPID as you to identify an entire grouping of people with a specific action a few take.
Now MORON....given you';re heterosexual do you dress the little woman up in black crotchless rubber..."

Priceless. Yes, you are obviously that stupid.
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<quoted text>No, Portland Oregon for starters, soon in a school near you. PORTLAND, OR (KPTV)-
Portland's biggest high school has become the first in the city to install unisex bathrooms for transgender students.
There are now four single-stall bathrooms for students, along with two for staff members, open to everyone, regardless of gender or sexual orientation at Grant High School.
A Portland Public Schools spokesman confirmed the new unisex bathrooms, after a story about them first appeared in Grant Magazine, a publication produced by students in a college-level class at the high school.
The magazine reported there are 10 students at Grant who openly identify as transgender.
One student, a senior girl who has identified as being a boy for years, said he would not drink any liquids for nine hours to avoid using the bathroom at school.
Dan doesn't watch the news, Sponge Bob is on.

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Like I said. BULLSHIT.
You don't even have a God damned source for your pack of lies you dolt.
Might as well advise us Martians invented treadmills to keep humans lean so when they took a few to eat on occasion they wouldn't have to deal with marbled meat.
You're a fabricating IDIOT.
Sorry to inform you dan the BullShitmouthidot, war of the worlds wasn't real. There is no life on Mars. In findings that are as scientifically significant as they are crushing to the popular imagination, NASA reported Thursday that its Mars rover, Curiosity, has deflated hopes that life could be thriving on Mars today. The conclusion, published in the journal Science, comes from the fact that Curiosity has been looking for methane, a gas that is considered a possible calling card of microbes, and has so far found none of it. While the absence of methane does not rule out the possibility of present-day life on Mars ó there are plenty of microbes, on Earth at least, that do not produce methane ó it does return the idea to the realm of pure speculation without any hopeful data to back it up.
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You've lived in Saaaan Francisco all your life but are posting from Chico. OK.
I myself have lived in a lot of places, not just one, and as to date I'm not as STUPID as you to identify an entire grouping of people with a specific action a few take.
Now MORON....given you';re heterosexual do you dress the little woman up in black crotchless rubber outfits with quarter sized holes so her firm nipples can poke out while you piss at her feet and beg for your "mistress" to slap you silly with her whip while you stand naked and shivering??
LOL!!!
There's a bunch of fruitcake straights that do that shit and worse yet I won't be as DUMB as to claim most heterosexuals get it on in such a fashion yet you're so GOD DAMNED stupid you're all too ready to claim gays are parading around with multicolored hankerchiefs and waving them like cheerleaders bounce pom-poms in the air advertising for "rim jobs" and getting their dicks sucked dry depending if the stick them in their right pocket or left...LOL!!!
You're a putz.
Calm down fruitloops. Relax.

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You've lived in Saaaan Francisco all your life but are posting from Chico. OK.
Take your meds....he's posting from Chico, CA. Not OK. you baffling mouth of BS.

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