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Jeff in Cincinnati Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-14-03 01:21 PM
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12. Who Wants to Marry My Dad?
I'll be inundated with crap about this show because the Dad in question lives in suburban Cincinnati, and so the local network affiliate will spend half of its news time plugging the show. "Huh? War in Iraq? What?"

But what's really interesting is that all five of the divorced father's children attended Landmark Christian Academy in Cincinnati and either graduated from, or are current students at, Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia. Yeah, that Liberty University. The one founded and operated by Jerry Falwell.

So two gay men who are sincerely committed to a monogomous relationship are an abomination, but using the sacrement of holy matrimony as a game show prize isn't.
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  -The sanctity of marriage KellyW  Jul-14-03 12:40 PM   #0 
  - agreed.....  sirshack   Jul-14-03 12:44 PM   #1 
  - I'm a little confused....  liberal_veteran   Jul-14-03 12:46 PM   #2 
  - Me, too. (eom)  Paschall   Jul-14-03 12:48 PM   #4 
  - Maybe I was being too subtle.  KellyW   Jul-14-03 12:53 PM   #5 
     - Who Wants to Marry My Dad?  ritc2750   Jul-14-03 01:21 PM   #12 
  - You bring up a good point,  DarienComp   Jul-14-03 12:47 PM   #3 
  - BINGO!  Jack The Tab   Jul-14-03 12:56 PM   #6 
     - Jack, you da man!  Cronus   Jul-14-03 03:47 PM   #28 
  - What's to defend? Examination of the origins of marriage shows  radwriter0555   Jul-14-03 01:03 PM   #7 
  - I think that we have taught ourselves to believe what you just wrote  Blue_Chill   Jul-14-03 01:16 PM   #11 
  - I agree with you in part  dirk   Jul-14-03 01:33 PM   #13 
  - Yeah, I agree with you.  Interrobang   Jul-14-03 03:07 PM   #22 
  - having a little trouble with this issue?  Friar   Jul-14-03 02:40 PM   #19 
     - No trouble with this issue at all.  Blue_Chill   Jul-14-03 03:23 PM   #23 
        - wait a minute  Iris   Jul-14-03 03:26 PM   #24 
        - He stated in another thread  Blue_Chill   Jul-14-03 03:31 PM   #25 
        - Then examine why a woman should for some reason be more  radwriter0555   Jul-14-03 03:42 PM   #27 
           - Yes,  ArkDem   Jul-14-03 06:05 PM   #33 
        - No, he was right.  Friar   Jul-14-03 03:53 PM   #29 
           - sounds like your kids were pretty lucky to have a dad like you  Iris   Jul-14-03 04:12 PM   #30 
        - You have a case there.  Friar   Jul-14-03 03:31 PM   #26 
  - I love the "three months'" salary diamond ring "tradition"  Iris   Jul-14-03 02:34 PM   #18 
  - I agree 100% however there is more to it then game shows  Blue_Chill   Jul-14-03 01:08 PM   #8 
  - Nicely said.  Tigermoose   Jul-14-03 01:48 PM   #16 
  - While I agree that these "who wants to marry" shows are  Brian Sweat   Jul-14-03 01:11 PM   #9 
  - Then what about...  misanthrope   Jul-14-03 01:12 PM   #10 
  - Other people's actions don't degrade my marriage  elfling   Jul-14-03 01:41 PM   #14 
  - whats wrong with gay marraige?  El Mariachi   Jul-14-03 01:44 PM   #15 
  - marriage, who needs it?  blindpig   Jul-14-03 02:01 PM   #17 
  - you're absolutely right  Friar   Jul-14-03 02:42 PM   #20 
  - When DOMA was in the news  dsc   Jul-14-03 02:48 PM   #21 
  - I love it  oldcoot   Jul-14-03 06:01 PM   #32 
  - Here's a good one for you --  maggrwaggr   Jul-14-03 05:45 PM   #31 

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