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Cambermeister Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 7:28 PM
Jay Wye, are you saying I have the same access to marriage whether I have homosexuality or not? You're a hater spouting hate speech. Never, ever speak truths in the presence of homosexuals. They consider it hate speech. The truth hurts their feelings. You're a big fat meany. Say you're sorry.

Last Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed for the first time to take on the issue of gay marriage. No matter how it rules in the two cases it will hear next spring, polling data suggest it is only a matter of time before legal recognition of same-sex unions is the norm throughout the country.

Something similar is happening with marijuana, which became legal in Washington last week and in Colorado on Monday. With both pot and gay marriage, familiarity is breeding tolerance.

The cases before the Supreme Court deal with popular reactions against gay marriage: the Defense of Marriage Act...