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One of These Things is Not Like the Other

Jennifer313 Wrote: Mar 22, 2013 8:49 PM
If "love" is the standard bearer for marriage, we have no right to stop polygamy or incestuous relationships. It's not hyperbole, it's reality. We have no right to judge ANY relationship. In fact, if you're going to use the Bible as the standard, there is certainly no moral argument against polygamy.
nawlins72 Wrote: Mar 22, 2013 9:06 PM
You have every right to judge relationships, but not a right to prevent them (on the caveat that they are voluntary).

Just because things can be put on the same list doesn't mean they are necessarily similar. My attic contains within it thousands of comic books, an inflatable bed, some jigsaw puzzles, some family pictures and a "Frampton Comes Alive!" album. These things are, roughly speaking, in the same location, but they're hardly of equal value, importance or function.

I bring this up for the simple reason that we're hearing a lot about how the GOP must deal with "abortion and gay marriage" as if they are almost the same issue.

Well, in my house, I hear about my dog and...