PRO: The sky didn't fall in Massachus...

PRO: The sky didn't fall in Massachusetts

There are 9 comments on the origin.whittierdailynews.com story from Jun 15, 2008, titled PRO: The sky didn't fall in Massachusetts. In it, origin.whittierdailynews.com reports that:

AS same-sex couples across California celebrate and make plans to marry, it's a bittersweet time for some of us who rushed to the altar the minute it became legal four years ago in Massachusetts.

We've watched other states adopt domestic partnership arrangements that fall just short of marriage, or vote to ban same-sex marriage outright. Soon, those of us who took the plunge in Massachusetts will cease to be residents of the only state in the union that accords us the same rights and respect that our neighbors, friends, co-workers and other family members have taken for granted all of their lives.

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“Marriage Equality”

Since: Dec 07

Lakeland, MI

#1 Jun 16, 2008
Yep. And it still mystifies me that so many hate-mongers are willing to work SO hard to deny other people equal marriage rights when those rights in no way effect those objecting to them.
Fort Myers

Fort Myers, FL

#2 Jun 16, 2008
Massachusetts is the Mississippi of the north. Worst state in the country. I would not doubt if those people start marrying their dogs.
Disgusted American

Philadelphia, PA

#3 Jun 16, 2008
Fort Myers wrote:
Massachusetts is the Mississippi of the north. Worst state in the country. I would not doubt if those people start marrying their dogs.
What the Eff? How Old are you? Hey Sherlock...get a clue...LGBT people have been marrying in Mass. for a few yrs now....leave it to the "supposed" heteros to imagine having Committed relationships with thier pets.
eric

Denver, CO

#4 Jun 16, 2008
Fort Myers wrote:
Massachusetts is the Mississippi of the north. Worst state in the country. I would not doubt if those people start marrying their dogs.
This coming from someone who lives in our only third world state. Taking a swipe at another state is foolish for someone in Floriduh.
Mikey

Medfield, MA

#5 Jun 16, 2008
Fort Myers wrote:
Massachusetts is the Mississippi of the north. Worst state in the country. I would not doubt if those people start marrying their dogs.
I think this is one of the stupidest things I've seen anybody ever write on here... EVER. Maybe you should consider going back to school.

“Son of Abraham”

Since: Aug 07

Natural Deviant

#6 Jun 16, 2008
Fort Myers wrote:
Massachusetts is the Mississippi of the north. Worst state in the country. I would not doubt if those people start marrying their dogs.
Hi neighbor. Here's a newsflash for you:

"Florida is the only state that, by statute, prevents all persons who happen to be gay or lesbian from adopting."
http://goliath.ecnext.com/coms2/summary_0199-...

Keep living in the biggest trailer park in the USA. By now you do realize the world is moving away from such close mindedness.

“What are you looking at?”

Since: Feb 08

Location hidden

#7 Jun 16, 2008
Look the last thing that is a "problem' in MA is gay marriage. About the biggest problem for those who have had same sex marriages in MA is that they can't get divorces in any other state and must live here while going though a divorce.

Since: Mar 08

Austin, TX

#8 Jun 16, 2008
Fort Myers wrote:
Massachusetts is the Mississippi of the north. Worst state in the country. I would not doubt if those people start marrying their dogs.
Your post is comical considering Massachusetts has the lowest divorce rate of any of the fifty United States. Comparing Massachusetts to Mississippi makes you seem uneducated.

“Equality”

Since: Oct 07

Seattle, WA

#10 Jun 17, 2008
Fort Myers wrote:
Massachusetts is the Mississippi of the north. Worst state in the country. I would not doubt if those people start marrying their dogs.
I guess somebody is lacking of information and it is jumping into own conclusions...:)

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