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Ian David Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-11-10 08:41 AM
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23. Thank you very much. You make that point very well. Let's hope people remember that. n/t
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  -Contrary to rumors, Kagan does not believe in federal marriage equality Ian David  May-10-10 07:35 PM   #0 
  - There is no federal right to any marriage  WeDidIt   May-10-10 07:37 PM   #1 
  - And for traditionalists ......  FBI_Un_Sub   May-10-10 08:02 PM   #6 
  - A states rights advocate. Now all becomes clear.  VMI Dem   May-10-10 08:53 PM   #8 
  - You mean that wasn't clear before?  jgraz   May-10-10 09:02 PM   #11 
  - A person familiar with how the constitution works  WeDidIt   May-10-10 10:28 PM   #15 
  - Jesus Christ on a trailer hitch  WeDidIt   May-10-10 10:27 PM   #14 
  - Exactly  customerserviceguy   May-10-10 09:57 PM   #13 
  - Precisely  WeDidIt   May-10-10 10:33 PM   #16 
  - Correct  mmonk   May-11-10 10:41 AM   #35 
  - Is 'duh' an acceptible response here?  HughMoran   May-11-10 04:53 PM   #42 
  - As has been noted elsewhere....  Jeff In Milwaukee   May-10-10 07:38 PM   #2 
  - Very good point! n/t  Ian David   May-10-10 07:38 PM   #3 
  - How would one explain DOMA?  bullwinkle428   May-10-10 08:51 PM   #7 
     - It's a bad law.  Dr Morbius   May-10-10 10:38 PM   #17 
        - It';s never been tested by the SCOTUS  WeDidIt   May-10-10 10:41 PM   #18 
  - Marvelous.  Bluebear   May-10-10 07:42 PM   #4 
  - ...!  bliss_eternal   May-10-10 07:44 PM   #5 
  - Obama believe marriage is between a man and a women, so he and she is a defender of DOMA. nt  boston bean   May-10-10 08:54 PM   #9 
  - He is a states rights advocate on the issue.  VMI Dem   May-10-10 08:58 PM   #10 
  - he believes in civil unions. he believes "marriage" is for a man and woman only. nt  boston bean   May-10-10 09:10 PM   #12 
     - The church wedding means nothing until you sign the legal paperwork.  alfredo   May-10-10 10:49 PM   #20 
        - +1  Jeff In Milwaukee   May-11-10 08:23 AM   #22 
        - Civil Unions Do Not Grant the Same Rights As Marriage In This Country.  Toasterlad   May-11-10 08:56 AM   #27 
           - That's the fault of how the law is written. If civil unions  alfredo   May-11-10 09:36 AM   #32 
              - Marriage Is the Legal Term In the United States to Define a Domestic Partnership  Toasterlad   May-11-10 10:39 AM   #34 
                 - Marriage is at its core, a civil union.  alfredo   May-11-10 11:24 AM   #36 
                    - Exactly. And When You Signed Those Papers, You Were Issued a MARRIAGE License  Toasterlad   May-11-10 01:07 PM   #37 
                       - Call it what you want, it is a legal contract.  alfredo   May-11-10 03:35 PM   #38 
                          - Of Course People Shouldn't Need the Blessing of Some Imaginary Being to Sign a Contract.  Toasterlad   May-11-10 04:48 PM   #41 
                             - Marriage has been made into some mythical union, when it isn't. The religious  alfredo   May-11-10 05:00 PM   #43 
                                - Again, No One's Arguing That Point. Of COURSE the Religious Aspects Shouldn't Be Used Against Gays.  Toasterlad   May-11-10 05:05 PM   #44 
                                   - Tell them to fuck off. You can't tell two adults they can't enter into a legal  alfredo   May-11-10 05:50 PM   #48 
  - White House Eliminated Pledge To Repeal Defense Of Marriage Act From Website  Ian David   May-11-10 08:45 AM   #25 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-11-10 08:57 AM   #28 
        - He's still better than McCain. n/t  Ian David   May-11-10 09:15 AM   #31 
  - Loving v. Virginia  Jeff In Milwaukee   May-11-10 07:59 AM   #21 
  - To Fix Gay Dilemma, Government Should Quit the Marriage Business By Alan M. Dershowitz  Ian David   May-11-10 08:43 AM   #24 
  - How Come No One Wanted the Government Out of the Marriage Business Until Gays Wanted to Be Married?  Toasterlad   May-11-10 05:07 PM   #45 
     - That's a very good point.  Ian David   May-12-10 02:17 PM   #52 
  - Marriage Is a Legal Term To the United States Government and Nothing More.  Toasterlad   May-11-10 11:40 PM   #51 
  - Thank you very much. You make that point very well. Let's hope people remember that. n/t  Ian David   May-11-10 08:41 AM   #23 
  - YOU ARE WRONG, BUT THANKS FOR THE CAPS  Kurt_and_Hunter   May-11-10 08:48 AM   #26 
     - This Is the Best Post I've Read In Two Years.  Toasterlad   May-11-10 08:59 AM   #29 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   May-11-10 09:07 AM   #30 
     - CAPSLOCK IS CRUISE CONTROL FOR AWESOME! N/T  Ian David   May-11-10 10:07 AM   #33 
  - Contrary to rumors, she has never given her viewpoint on same-sex marriage.  cbdo2007   May-11-10 03:42 PM   #39 
     - The Answer To a Senate Questionaire Is Not a Rumor.  Toasterlad   May-11-10 04:43 PM   #40 
        - No - the rumor is that she has given her viewpoint on same-sex marriage, which she hasn't.  cbdo2007   May-11-10 05:07 PM   #46 
           - So It's Your Contention That Sen John Cornyn, A Republican From Texas, Was Asking a Purely Academic  Toasterlad   May-11-10 05:21 PM   #47 
              - Yes. Any person of rational thought would have done the same thing, especially  cbdo2007   May-11-10 10:52 PM   #49 
                 - Someone Who Was Beholden To the Truth Wouldn't Have Made a Lie Of Omission  Toasterlad   May-11-10 11:34 PM   #50 

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