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Gay-Marriage Talking Points: Why Do They Sound So Familiar?

hyhybt Wrote: Jun 25, 2012 4:12 PM
I can't help noticing that you simply dismiss the notion that allowing gay couples to marry would be basic fairness out of hand, rather than either showing it to be untrue or, as good sense requires if you wish to retain limits in the face of a claim that removing them would be fairer, PROVING that getting rid of the restriction would be harmful. And yes, the burden of proof belongs on those who wish regulations to be more restrictive rather than less, regardless of what they currently are.

"There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way to death." (Proverbs 14:12)

American conservatives have borne the brunt of several gut punches in the last few weeks over the issue of legalizing so-called homosexual marriage.

First, country singer Carrie Underwood -- whose fan base includes large numbers of political conservatives and evangelical Christians -- revealed that the church she attends is gay-friendly, adding: "As a married person myself, I don't know what it's like to be told I can't marry somebody I love, and want to marry. ... I definitely think...