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Beck, Marriage and The State of The Union

true liberal Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 7:48 AM
From the government point of view, marriage is just a status symbol, an endorsement if you will. So, why wouldn't government endorse any and all unions between any and all couples. They don't even have to be human. Why can't a guy marry his car. It's all about love and whether you think it is love or not isn't his choice to love and thus marry his car?
Earl29 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 9:11 AM
Well, true, it's a bit difficult to find a consenting car.
Saepe_ Expertus Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 8:27 AM
TRUE LIB...those are GREAT POINTS!! And....BTW...I like your screen name....very apt. Once upon a time...Liberal did NOT mean......social-political-fiscal WHACK JOB!

Anyone remember Hubert Humphrey?

My buddy, Glenn Beck, has made a great contribution to the TEA party movement and to a renewal of popular interest in our Founding Fathers and their ideals. For all that he deserves praise.

But, I believe, he is making a serious error in abandoning the civil right of marriage. The Republican Party was founded in opposition to two historic wrongs. The party’s first platform in 1856 denounced “slavery and polygamy—the twin relics of barbarism.” Slavery was finally put down with a terrible toll—630,000 Americans dead in the Civil War. The new movie, Lincoln, tells the dramatic story of the...