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Warpy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-09-07 09:11 PM
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22. Marriage will happen on a state by state basis as it is now
until some of the present rotten side of the USSC has the compassion and manners to go to their eternal rewards and we can get people on the bench who respect the right of the people to equal treatment under the law.

Edwards is a Southern Christian who probably just hasn't thought much about it, believing his preacher knows best.
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  -Edwards, "I do not support same sex marriage" - no reason Dawgs  Aug-09-07 08:38 PM   #0 
  - Unfortunately....  Hepburn   Aug-09-07 08:40 PM   #1 
  - Well he has lost points with me without an explanation.  MadMaddie   Aug-09-07 08:40 PM   #2 
  - No major candidate - Clinton or Obama - supports same sex marriage. Who do you think  chimpymustgo   Aug-09-07 08:42 PM   #5 
  - The truth is I am not happy with any of them..  MadMaddie   Aug-09-07 09:20 PM   #28 
  - Civil Unions  iamjoy   Aug-09-07 08:42 PM   #7 
  - Exactly. Edwards has the same position the OP's candidate and every candidate aside from DK has nt  draft_mario_cuomo   Aug-09-07 08:44 PM   #12 
  - You should know what Edwards supports, if you have been here for long  surfermaw   Aug-10-07 09:54 AM   #39 
  - I have a gay male friend who does not support gay marriage,  Bobbieo   Aug-09-07 10:08 PM   #30 
  - it will with me.... I believe in equal rights for all. It is a very important issue for me.  peacebird   Aug-09-07 08:40 PM   #3 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-09-07 08:42 PM   #4 
  - enough.  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-09-07 08:42 PM   #8 
  - Totally uncalled for. I just alerted on you.  Connie_Corleone   Aug-09-07 08:43 PM   #10 
     - huh me too!  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-09-07 08:44 PM   #11 
  - it bothers me and i'm not gay. Someone else's marriage doesn't effect mine.  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-09-07 08:42 PM   #6 
  - Same here, totally pisses me off .  seasonedblue   Aug-09-07 09:08 PM   #20 
     - for real, WTF is with people that don't understand equal rights? Equal rights  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-09-07 09:09 PM   #21 
  - Neither does Clinton, Obama, Biden, Dodd, or Richardson. Only Kucinich does  draft_mario_cuomo   Aug-09-07 08:43 PM   #9 
  - "Unfortunately, only Kucinich is correct on this issue"  GreenArrow   Aug-10-07 07:17 AM   #36 
  - I found Edwards strange  DinoBoy   Aug-09-07 08:45 PM   #13 
  - It Is Strange  iamjoy   Aug-09-07 09:03 PM   #16 
  - I doubt John Edwards is so dumb  AnotherGreenWorld   Aug-10-07 06:15 AM   #34 
  - my exact thoughts also.  jonnyblitz   Aug-09-07 09:03 PM   #17 
  - WE live in the 21st century  AllieB   Aug-09-07 09:11 PM   #23 
  - The strangest thing to me was that he was actually proud  seasonedblue   Aug-09-07 09:06 PM   #19 
  - There are some who don't like it much  tkmorris   Aug-09-07 08:50 PM   #14 
  - I support gay marriage  ccpup   Aug-09-07 08:59 PM   #15 
  - I agree 100%  Dawgs   Aug-09-07 09:18 PM   #26 
     - now it's just a matter  ccpup   Aug-09-07 09:25 PM   #29 
  - When Canada passed the legislation that had to be passed  PDJane   Aug-09-07 09:05 PM   #18 
  - Marriage will happen on a state by state basis as it is now  Warpy   Aug-09-07 09:11 PM   #22 
  - If he thinks his preacher knows best on a matter of  seasonedblue   Aug-09-07 09:14 PM   #24 
  - Yeah, I'm disappointed, too  Warpy   Aug-09-07 09:15 PM   #25 
     - Yes, that's why no matter who gets the nom.,  seasonedblue   Aug-09-07 09:20 PM   #27 
     - Not sure about Richardson. Wouldn't be surprised if he's an "originalist."  AnotherGreenWorld   Aug-10-07 06:19 AM   #35 
  - Edwards said he was wrong to use his religion as a basis and apologized.  jsamuel   Aug-09-07 11:33 PM   #31 
  - He doesn't have to give any reason why he feels "uncomfortable" about gay people --  smalll   Aug-09-07 11:44 PM   #32 
  - I like Edwards,but this issue is my biggest negative with him.  Forkboy   Aug-10-07 01:53 AM   #33 
  - I hope you don't support Obama or Clinton, as they do not support gay marriage.  MalloyLiberal   Aug-10-07 08:29 AM   #37 
  - It should, imo. Equal rights under the law is something I take very seriously.  Totally Committed   Aug-10-07 08:51 AM   #38 
 

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