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Video: Before Democrats "Evolved" on Gay Marriage

vdavidiuk Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 8:55 PM
I find fault mainly with the term "evolve". It is fairly well understood that "evolution" takes place gradually, over time, with small incremental changes. When an abrupt, drastic change takes place in response to rapidly changing, violent, volatile circumstances, the correct term to describe such changes is "mutation".

An instructive montage to cleanse the palate after a week of high-stakes oral arguments and multiple "evolutions" on the definition of marriage, via Slate's Dave Weigel: