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Prop. 8 sponsors appeal to U.S. Supreme Court to uphold state's same-sex marriage ban

Original post made on Aug 1, 2012

As promised, supporters of California's Proposition 8 appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday to uphold the state's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage.

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Posted by liberalism is a disease, a resident of Birdland
on Aug 1, 2012 at 8:42 am

liberalism is a disease is a registered user.

It's way past the time when same sex partners create their own institution and call it whatever they want instead of trying to act like they will ever be the same as heterosexual, married couples. Separate, but equal?


Posted by Steve, a resident of Parkside
on Aug 1, 2012 at 8:57 am

Your so right, Diseased. This country would be so much better if blacks would go back to wear they belong, women would recognize that their proper place is to serve there husbands, and gays would accept how their disease makes them less than equal.


Posted by liberalism is a disease, a resident of Birdland
on Aug 1, 2012 at 10:08 am

liberalism is a disease is a registered user.

'steve', you're certainly right on 2 of your three assertions. I'll let you guess which two. Hint: they both involve the word 'exit'.


Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Aug 3, 2012 at 12:00 pm

I say live 'n let live...HOORAY!


Posted by Ur a Bigot, a resident of Canyon Meadows
on Aug 4, 2012 at 10:48 pm

liberalism is a disease is a member, ah geez, do you really think that "...same sex partners create their own institution" How about that hetros, like you and me, never created our "own institution"? Marriage was and is, an institutional concept.


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