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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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Time

Drakes Branch, VA

#180004 Feb 16, 2013
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
Not at all, only when it is related to research related to their own orientation. A clear conflict of interest that has proven to be biased.
Another example would be two lesbian researchers doing research on lesbian family studies. We all know where that led...
Smile.
As long as a study and it's results was thoroughly peer-reviewed, why would it matter who conducted the study?

When studying what criteria is used in a study, and examining the final outcome, it's not hard to figure out if that study was correct or not.

That's why there IS a peer-review process.

For instance the Regnerus study failed on many points. Can you show where the study you mention failed?

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

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#180005 Feb 16, 2013
Time wrote:
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As long as a study and it's results was thoroughly peer-reviewed, why would it matter who conducted the study?
When studying what criteria is used in a study, and examining the final outcome, it's not hard to figure out if that study was correct or not.
That's why there IS a peer-review process.
For instance the Regnerus study failed on many points. Can you show where the study you mention failed?
The Regnerus study was challenged and found to be the largest, most scientific study to date.

The study I noted was disqualified by peer review, not just for a small and selective study group with no comparisons, but with extremely dubious information collecting methods.

Here is a challenge; Find me a study that lists it's study methods and challenges the Regnerus findings.

Smile.
Frankie RIzzo

Union City, CA

#180006 Feb 16, 2013
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
Hardly equal to urinals and tampon dispensers... By the way, have you ever seen one used in the men's room (for babies).
Basically, you are defending brainless equality. Think about it...
Smile.
He's rushing to the defense of his hero the great Rose_NoHo!

Even if she says something very stupid, JizzyBird will defend it. Being that he is so stupid himself.
Time

Drakes Branch, VA

#180007 Feb 16, 2013
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
The Regnerus study was challenged and found to be the largest, most scientific study to date.
T.......
I don't think you actually read the "challenges".

Again, opinion is not the same as fact, and smiling in condescension doesn't make it look any better.
Frankie RIzzo

Union City, CA

#180008 Feb 16, 2013
Jazybird58 wrote:
<quoted text>Can you say Unisex bathrooms? Its my guess that you would not use one. A woman might discover your umm, shortcomings?
Happens to you, eh?
Frankie RIzzo

Union City, CA

#180009 Feb 16, 2013
Jazybird58 wrote:
<quoted text>Oh I see making off color remaks about a persons sexuality,whom you have never met is funny . Do you also enjoy sticking a firecracker up a frogs ass and the lighting the fuse funny? Tell me Frankie what else do you consider funny?
Does anyone know a good siding contractor? By good, I mean good skills, not a good ass!

The last thing I want is some guy like Jizzybird58 coming over my house and flashing me hairy sweaty man-butt!
Frankie RIzzo

Union City, CA

#180010 Feb 16, 2013
Jazybird58 wrote:
Frankie RIzzo
Union City, CA
The topic is marriage, not ad hominem insults.
Frankie RIzzo
Union City, CA
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Jazybird will never understand what you are saying, don't bother trying. He's "stuck on stupid"!
Frankie RIzzo
Union City, CA
No, I was in the Navy. That jackass Big D was a coastie. That's the only thing he's got going for him.
Frankie RIzzo
Union City, CA
Great argument fruitcake! Even dopier ad homonym than Mona Lott. But that's all you've got, so you go with it, I understand.
Hey Frankie, can you just see the Hypocracy, in your posts?
You see, Fruitcake, every time I try and discuss marriage, iceholes like you get upset and start with the dumb ad hominem.

So I join in! What else can I do when I'm being shouted down with stupidity by stupid people? Drop down to your level. It's the only thing you understand.
Frankie RIzzo

Union City, CA

#180011 Feb 16, 2013
Jazybird58 wrote:
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If you check the sources, you will find most are rooted in a Homophobic historian who has been discredited by his peers and even other heterosexuals.
Weak.
Frankie RIzzo

Union City, CA

#180012 Feb 16, 2013
Jazybird58 wrote:
Frankie RIzzo
Union City, CA
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|Report Abuse |Judge it!|#294 4 min ago
Straight Sh00ter wrote:
Jade had a job once. He spent 40 hours a week on his knees polishing knobs and marlinspike. This was back when he was Old Boring Gay's cabin boi.
"I heard he always kept the poopdecks swabbed too. "
Spin it Baby, work it. Freakin homophobe
You mean stuff like saying you did my wife up the "azz"?
FRAKLIN MINDTY

Sonoma, CA

#180013 Feb 16, 2013
We just got to down to basics; who is gone to make money out of this here prospect? Why everybody! That is god's law....he says change makes rage and now we got all kinds of super expensive solutions to nickel and dime problems so this thing will make us all rich if we have all the gays marry all them lesbians and sell em all arms and make em buy retirement packages and health insurance and then we can all have new cars and dogs. Join the fear of the month project and JOIN US IN THE TEAPOTTY. TEAPARTY.
Neil Andblowme

Hoboken, NJ

#180014 Feb 16, 2013
Pietro Armando wrote:
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This from a person amazed when the light in side the fridge turns off and on when the door is closed and reopened.
Lame, but you have nothing else but juvenile insults.
Changes

Monrovia, CA

#180015 Feb 16, 2013
I thought they were told, must not understand nor can they read either.

“Vita e' Bella.”

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#180016 Feb 16, 2013
Neil Andblowme wrote:
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Lame, but you have nothing else but juvenile insults.
Do u expect adult insults with the moniker you've chosen?

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

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#180017 Feb 16, 2013
Time wrote:
<quoted text>
I don't think you actually read the "challenges".
Again, opinion is not the same as fact, and smiling in condescension doesn't make it look any better.
I did. It was made by a gay blogger.

I also read the hissy fit articles that preceded the review.

Did you read the peer review?

SMirk smile.
Frankie RIzzo

Union City, CA

#180018 Feb 16, 2013
Neil Andblowme wrote:
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Lame, but you have nothing else but juvenile insults.
Says the most juvenile of all trolls. "Neil Andblowme"

Priceless!
Frankie RIzzo

Union City, CA

#180019 Feb 16, 2013
Jazybird58 wrote:
Frankie RIzzo
Union City, CA
Reply
|Report Abuse |Judge it!|#294 4 min ago
Straight Sh00ter wrote:
Jade had a job once. He spent 40 hours a week on his knees polishing knobs and marlinspike. This was back when he was Old Boring Gay's cabin boi.
Freakin homophobe
Not my post and you know it you dishonest jerk.
Changes

Monrovia, CA

#180020 Feb 16, 2013
Does it have to get to Bell's level before anyone notices.

Since: Mar 09

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#180022 Feb 16, 2013
Changes wrote:
I thought they were told, must not understand nor can they read either.
Who was told?
What were they tol?

Like you, are "they" not able to express clear ideas?
Changes

Monrovia, CA

#180023 Feb 16, 2013
More than your little mind can fathom.

Since: Apr 11

Santa Monica, CA

#180025 Feb 16, 2013
Brian_G wrote:
<quoted text>No, women weren't assigned to combat units, they've been assigned to support units. There are no women combat infantry troops because they can't pass the training tests.
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<quoted text>Many male support troops have died too, that doesn't mean they are qualified for combat.
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<quoted text>When you change the standards, to put women in front line combat troops, you change the conditions everyone knew when they volunteered, and create a different standard, they didn't volunteer for.
Putting women in combat troops will cause more death and injuries for all our troops, that's why I oppose gender equality in our armed forces.

Gender equality is ersatz equality, since no man can bear a child and no women can fertilize an ovum.
So what?
Many women can't bear a child, and many men can't fertilize an ovum. Our rights shouldn't depend on our reproduction abilities. Sterile people should be able to vote.

The physical standards for the military should be practical, and they should not be lowered just to allow some people in. I don't know what the current standards are, but I'm sure there are some women who can pass them, and many men who can't. Bet you can't.

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