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Majority of Virginian Voters Back Marriage Equality, Poll Finds

There are 14 comments on the EDGE story from Jul 11, 2013, titled Majority of Virginian Voters Back Marriage Equality, Poll Finds. In it, EDGE reports that:

A new poll by the Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest LGBT rights group, finds a significant shift in the views of Virginian voters when it comes to marriage rights for same-sex couples.

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Since: Mar 09

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#1 Jul 11, 2013
Maybe Virginia will side with the Union this time around.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#2 Jul 11, 2013
This is the 2nd major poll to show 55+% support for marriage equality in Virginia.

Hmmm, could THAT be why the anti-gays refuse to allow another vote?

Yep, JUST as predicted, they quickly drop their "let the people vote" mantra as soon as polls show they no longer are assured a win.
Bob

Tulsa, OK

#3 Jul 11, 2013
Virginia is for lovers! About time they included the LGBT community in their slogan.

“Luke laughs at hypocrites!”

Since: Sep 10

Palm Springs, California

#4 Jul 11, 2013
WeTheSheeple wrote:
This is the 2nd major poll to show 55+% support for marriage equality in Virginia.
Hmmm, could THAT be why the anti-gays refuse to allow another vote?
Yep, JUST as predicted, they quickly drop their "let the people vote" mantra as soon as polls show they no longer are assured a win.
If it were the other way around, they would be strutting around with their chests poofed out, the way fat pigeons do in the park.

“ reality, what a concept”

Since: Nov 07

this one

#5 Jul 11, 2013
They thought they were invincible, what with God on their side and all and for awhile there, they were right. They aren't, not any more and likely not anywhere, but they're going to go down in a perpetual spin of ugly silliness.
When you get right down to it, we're giving them pretty much everything they ever wanted from us, but we're giving them heteronormative homosexuality, instead of actual heterosexuality. We settle for our version of their Family Circus and forgo much of the wild, Wilde life and they still complain. Some day they may just get that our problem isn't that we are aren't heterosexual, but those who imagine it is.
NSAgay

Manassas, VA

#6 Jul 11, 2013
we're doom.now the gays are walking in my hometown.then the pedo, the twincest & the beasty would follow.I'm going to set some booby traps just in case somebody would attracted to them.it's scary when one day mancow hybrid would suddenly appeared in my landyard.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#7 Jul 12, 2013
NSAgay wrote:
we're doom.now the gays are walking in my hometown.then the pedo, the twincest & the beasty would follow.I'm going to set some booby traps just in case somebody would attracted to them.it's scary when one day mancow hybrid would suddenly appeared in my landyard.
Yep, you're doomed...

No big loss.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#9 Jul 12, 2013
Pepper wrote:
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Are you totally fked up in the head?
Get lost [email protected]
And soon same-sex couples will have the right to marry in Virginia.

Gotta love that!

“Luke laughs at hypocrites!”

Since: Sep 10

Palm Springs, California

#11 Jul 12, 2013
Pepper wrote:
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Soon it'll be winter, soon we'll have flying cars, soon everyone will have Identification chips in their head, soon there'll be the end of mankind.
BUT NOT NOW, [email protected]
What ARE you gonna do IF Virginia DOES allow gay marriage? THAT will happen before flying cars, I betcha. What will you do? Open a bakery so you WON'T have to prepare a cake? Open a B&B, or a flower shop, so you can NOT serve your gay customers? What will you do?

Uh, pretty much have to ACCEPT it, methinks.

Since: Mar 09

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#12 Jul 12, 2013
But "Curt"!

Those would be getting a JOB!
Really

Southfield, MI

#14 Jul 12, 2013
Another biased poll that is thrown out for sheep to follow.
Ravianna

Newport, OR

#15 Jul 12, 2013
Gay marriage is an oxymoron.

“Luke laughs at hypocrites!”

Since: Sep 10

Palm Springs, California

#16 Jul 12, 2013
Ravianna wrote:
Gay marriage is an oxymoron.
So says COOS Bay. Yuck. I assume it stinks to high heaven in that town.

Since: Mar 09

Location hidden

#17 Jul 12, 2013
Really wrote:
Another biased poll that is thrown out for sheep to follow.
I don't know how the poll was worded. Neither do you.

What I DO know is that the HRC usually hires outside independent polling companies to design and administer the polls. Which of these was used wasn't mentioned in the article.

I'm not surprised. It's the "Edge".(heavy sigh)

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