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Here Come the Polygamists

NewAgeOfReason Wrote: Aug 07, 2012 9:36 PM
1. Thou shalt have no other gods before me. (Yep, lots of laws are based on that one) 2. Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image (where did I miss that in Law books?) 3. Thou shalt not take the name of the LORD thy God in vain (missed that one too) 4. Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy (oooh, not there, so what are laws based on again?) 5. Honour thy father and thy mother (good advice, but there are no laws that state this) 6. Thou shalt not kill. (Ahh there we go, but isn't this a basic tenant of Natural Law?) 7. Thou shalt not commit adultery (again, not a crime) 8. Thou shalt not steal (see #6 above) 9. Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor. (hmm, there are perjury, slander and libel laws...)

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...