Gay marriage

Gay marriage

There are 61392 comments on the Los Angeles Times story from Mar 28, 2013, titled Gay marriage. In it, Los Angeles Times reports that:

The U.S. Supreme Court is considering two controversial cases involving whether same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry: Proposition 8, California's 2008 ban on gay marriage, and the Defense of Marriage Act, which since 1996 has defined marriage for federal purposes as a union between a man and a woman.

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Since: Mar 07

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#5644 Sep 19, 2013
Brian_G wrote:
<quoted text>So, you claim the KKK would be right to sue a Jewish photographer who refused to service their rally? What kind of bad law is that?
PC leftist fascist law, new government regulation of business morality. Socialist, leftist destruction of fundamental institutions like marriage and family.
Basically, your argument is that any business owner should always be allowed to turn away any member of the public, for any reason, and that all the laws preventing such things in the past, and today, were wrong-headed and should be overturned because they infringe on a religious person's right to discriminate against minorities?

All because you hate the idea of gay folks marrying?

Sorry, it's just not going to happen.

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#5645 Sep 19, 2013
anonymous wrote:
<quoted text>But the State DOES keep it's collective mouth shut on MANY things.
The question is whether the State properly supports ALL children or does it use legal shell games to deny some groups the same resources given to others.
Do divorced parents or unwed parents get all the opportunities that others get? Do they get unfairly prejudicial insurance rates or lesser pay in the workplace? Certainly the kids are impacted by such things.
No, sorry to say, the gubbermint needs to come clean and renounce ALL of their behavior modification tricks, ALL their social engineering programs, ALL their unequal punishments, and ALL of their lying. It WILL come back to do more than haunt them. Every generation of children is taught their place in the class warfare and it won't be long until it ALL becomes real warfare.
If you try to remove and erase all 1200 or so benefits and protections of marriage, you will have a fight on your hand. It is will be your own friends and family that lead the charge.

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

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#5646 Sep 19, 2013
Quest wrote:
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Basically, your argument is that any business owner should always be allowed to turn away any member of the public, for any reason, and that all the laws preventing such things in the past, and today, were wrong-headed and should be overturned because they infringe on a religious person's right to discriminate against minorities?
All because you hate the idea of gay folks marrying?
Sorry, it's just not going to happen.
I'd just take the opportunity to point out that ss marriage is an oxymoron.

Want a cake that says that?

Smile.

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

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#5647 Sep 19, 2013
Quest wrote:
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If you try to remove and erase all 1200 or so benefits and protections of marriage, you will have a fight on your hand. It is will be your own friends and family that lead the charge.
Ss couples don't qualify for the rights and benefits of marriage. Get your own.
anonymous

Absecon, NJ

#5648 Sep 19, 2013
Quest wrote:
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If you try to remove and erase all 1200 or so benefits and protections of marriage, you will have a fight on your hand. It is will be your own friends and family that lead the charge.
You certainly know nothing about me! I most certainly accept that fight! Anything less would be prejudicial hypocrisy!

Put an end to the lies, lies and more lies.
anonymous

Absecon, NJ

#5649 Sep 19, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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Ss couples don't qualify for the rights and benefits of marriage. Get your own.
He's trying to. Who the *uck do you think you are to say who qualifies for what?

Spill it! Put it RIGHT out there for everyone to see. Do you think that everyone who isn't breeding is compelled to work for those who do?

All I want is a yes or no. That's all I'm interested in hearing.

“Busting Kimare's”

Since: Feb 13

Clitty

#5650 Sep 19, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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I'd just take the opportunity to point out that ss marriage is an oxymoron.
Want a cake that says that?
Smile.
You should probably get a divorce, given that your marriage is now a sterile plural marriage. If you can't breed babies, you're not pleasing in God's eyes.

“"Not all who wander are lost."”

Since: Mar 10

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#5651 Sep 19, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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Ss couples don't qualify for the rights and benefits of marriage. Get your own.
Of course they do. What disqualifies them? Please explain, but without your now-famous "cross cultural constraint..." line. Why should government take a compelling interest in how or whether two people of ANY orientation chose to become each other's legal spouse? This should be easy for you, right?

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

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#5652 Sep 20, 2013
anonymous wrote:
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He's trying to. Who the *uck do you think you are to say who qualifies for what?
Spill it! Put it RIGHT out there for everyone to see. Do you think that everyone who isn't breeding is compelled to work for those who do?
All I want is a yes or no. That's all I'm interested in hearing.
Society has an interest in promoting healthy families.

My wife has a co-worker (has two children) who is living with her boyfriend. They don't get married because she would lose her HUD housing. He doesn't make as much as she does with all the government support she makes.

The government is subsidizing single parents. Now we want to add two guys taking support intended for stay at home mothers and children.

Women are doing everything a man can do, the government is in the role of husband and father, and men are doing nothing.

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

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#5653 Sep 20, 2013
MirthMenace wrote:
<quoted text>Of course they do. What disqualifies them? Please explain, but without your now-famous "cross cultural constraint..." line. Why should government take a compelling interest in how or whether two people of ANY orientation chose to become each other's legal spouse? This should be easy for you, right?
See my last post.

Civil rights can address legitimate rights. Get your own relationship.
anonymous

Absecon, NJ

#5654 Sep 20, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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Society has an interest in promoting healthy families.
My wife has a co-worker (has two children) who is living with her boyfriend. They don't get married because she would lose her HUD housing. He doesn't make as much as she does with all the government support she makes.
The government is subsidizing single parents. Now we want to add two guys taking support intended for stay at home mothers and children.
Women are doing everything a man can do, the government is in the role of husband and father, and men are doing nothing.
It's understood. You won't provide a simple yes or no.

The Gays are right to want their rights enshrined in the Constitution. It's very simple. You expect others to accept charity and to keep their mouths shut or risk losing it.

Too bad for them that they chose to exploit a minority group in their efforts to keep up with the Jones's. That's just one road to Hell paved with good intentions. Yours is another.

The only way that anyone can have real freedom is to have the means to control their own destiny. You're a liar. A LIAR! You're just the kind of liar who prefers to keep the truth to yourself while you smugly call yourself a leader. But I never voted for you and have no intention to.

This is why you have a world of teenage know-it-alls. They know that mom and dad are convinced of their self-important righteousness. They live in the now. They know that the only future is a future where the powers that be are driven to their own downfall. They can't be good citizens so their only choice is to be bad slaves.

Don't tell me about the need for proper parents in this world. You're the worst kind of failure that gets called parenting. You're the plebeian masses that have lied, lied, lied about your control over your own destiny. You have no control over your destinies and your kids are determined to make sure that you can't use them in your last lying effort to exploit their own children!

What a pathetic group.
Huh

Faribault, MN

#5655 Sep 20, 2013
How come the far right is so filled with hate and bigotry that they want big government control on love and marriage...
Florida Gator

Chesapeake, OH

#5656 Sep 20, 2013
Huh wrote:
How come the far right is so filled with hate and bigotry that they want big government control on love and marriage...
Were you born stupid or do you work at it daily??????????

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

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#5657 Sep 20, 2013
anonymous wrote:
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It's understood. You won't provide a simple yes or no.
The Gays are right to want their rights enshrined in the Constitution. It's very simple. You expect others to accept charity and to keep their mouths shut or risk losing it.
Too bad for them that they chose to exploit a minority group in their efforts to keep up with the Jones's. That's just one road to Hell paved with good intentions. Yours is another.
The only way that anyone can have real freedom is to have the means to control their own destiny. You're a liar. A LIAR! You're just the kind of liar who prefers to keep the truth to yourself while you smugly call yourself a leader. But I never voted for you and have no intention to.
This is why you have a world of teenage know-it-alls. They know that mom and dad are convinced of their self-important righteousness. They live in the now. They know that the only future is a future where the powers that be are driven to their own downfall. They can't be good citizens so their only choice is to be bad slaves.
Don't tell me about the need for proper parents in this world. You're the worst kind of failure that gets called parenting. You're the plebeian masses that have lied, lied, lied about your control over your own destiny. You have no control over your destinies and your kids are determined to make sure that you can't use them in your last lying effort to exploit their own children!
What a pathetic group.
I am under no obligation to give you a yes or no answer.

Freedom is the power to do what we ought to, not what we want to.

“KiMare'a the Monster Mutation”

Since: Nov 10

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#5658 Sep 20, 2013
Huh wrote:
How come the far right is so filled with hate and bigotry that they want big government control on love and marriage...
You screw your own side.

Homosexuals are using big government to dumb down marriage.

Love is a choice, not a government act.

Duh.
Huh

Faribault, MN

#5659 Sep 20, 2013
Florida Gator wrote:
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Were you born stupid or do you work at it daily??????????
Your a child who never offers any argument only slurs and attacks.

GROW UP.
Huh

Faribault, MN

#5660 Sep 20, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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You screw your own side.
Homosexuals are using big government to dumb down marriage.
Love is a choice, not a government act.
Duh.
SO EQUALITY IS DUMBED DOWNED IN YORU NAZI MIND??????????

Love is not a choice. Love is what love is. You cant help who you love idiot.

The big mistake was to ever make marriage a civil contract. All the government should hand out is civil union contracts for all people who want them....But since we are here now ALL....GET ALL PART HITLER????? NEED EQUALITY.
anonymous

Absecon, NJ

#5661 Sep 20, 2013
KiMare wrote:
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I am under no obligation to give you a yes or no answer.
Freedom is the power to do what we ought to, not what we want to.
Good! I ought to take every single thing you own to further my own ambitions.

Why? Because you're an inferior who isn't worth the resources you consume. That's why!

Nuff said!
anonymous

Absecon, NJ

#5662 Sep 20, 2013
KiMare wrote:
<quoted text>
You screw your own side.
Homosexuals are using big government to dumb down marriage.
Love is a choice, not a government act.
Duh.
Choosing not to answer a yes/no question is a choice. Don't complain to the government about the consequences.
anonymous

Absecon, NJ

#5663 Sep 20, 2013
Huh wrote:
<quoted text>
SO EQUALITY IS DUMBED DOWNED IN YORU NAZI MIND??????????
Love is not a choice. Love is what love is. You cant help who you love idiot.
The big mistake was to ever make marriage a civil contract. All the government should hand out is civil union contracts for all people who want them....But since we are here now ALL....GET ALL PART HITLER????? NEED EQUALITY.
Yep! Everything should be a civil contract, with no government efforts to "institutionalize" a type of behavior. No Affirmative Action for anyone. No child rearing subsidies for anyone.

Breeding is a choice. Everyone who chooses to breed must pay their own way.

The gubbermint and businesses have no business meddling in peoples breeding habits....and if the Unions can't treat their own equally, then let them all burn!

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