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Same-Sex Marriage: Still a Tough Sell

0_BAMANATION Wrote: Sep 15, 2012 4:40 PM
HOMOSEXUALITY - - - LIKE DOWN SYNDROME, TAY SACHS, LOUGH GEHRIG AND SICKLE CELL ANEMIA ... each is an affliction and not a result of 'choice'. Instead and as is also the case with these diseases homosexuality is rooted in genetics. The specific gene set when expressed that compels homosexuality has yet to be found. As with the genes that cause the other afflictions listed above for which their genes have yet to be identified they one day will be as also will apply to homosexualism... a disease prevented by nature in 97% of humans... but not in 3%. 90% of identified human genes have yet to be .... purposed.
Aura Wrote: Sep 15, 2012 4:55 PM
Being gay isn't a disease though: it doesn't harm anyone to be gay. It's like having a high IQ, or being left-handed: uncommon but perfectly normal.
renny4 Wrote: Sep 15, 2012 5:44 PM
If a gene is found, more "gays" will be aborted than female fetuses. Surely, a conundrum all around.
Aura Wrote: Sep 15, 2012 5:57 PM
Just like the God gene: if parents know they may end up with a religious extremist, they may choose to abort. Can you blame them?
Jay Wye Wrote: Sep 15, 2012 7:15 PM
NOT normal,by the very definition of normal.

homosexuality is an unhealthy,destructive behavior(medically PROVEN),a mental illness(readily apparent),and NOT good for society,any society(recognized over millennia).
it is not to be accommodated,enabled,or encouraged.
For most Americans, the meaning of marriage is simply common sense. Marriage as the union of one man and one woman is at the heart of what most of us believe family should be. Even if we don’t all manage to live out that belief as perfectly as we would like, not everyone who opposes the redefinition of marriage to include homosexual couples has a detailed explanation for their position. Just because someone is divorced, for example, does not mean he or she does not believe in traditional marriage. Everyday folks understand that society needs strong ideals to bring out the...