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Here Come the Polygamists

John148 Wrote: Aug 07, 2012 9:59 AM
If different religions have different definitions for it, then perhaps, for a government that is *forbidden* from favoring one establishment of religion over another, it should mean nothing. By the way, government is not "society". It is only one part of it. Ideally, it should only be a small part.

In case you haven’t heard, some of the stars of the popular TV show “Sister Wives” are suing the state of Utah, arguing that its laws against bigamy are unconstitutional. And just last week, a reporter asked White House press secretary Jay Carney, “How does the president stand on polygamy?”

Polygamy? Are you kidding?

Not surprisingly, Carney ignored the question, but it is a question he won’t be able to ignore for long. In an extensive, feature article, Time magazine described how “once secretive plural families like the Dargers of Utah [also part of “Sister Wives”] are coming out of...