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Should the Supreme Court strike down the Defense of Marriage Act, that defines marriage as a union between one man and one woman?

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Apr-05-13 1:13 PM

Yeah, sure, it's ALWAYS the wascally wepublicans' fault for everything not-so-good. The same ol' diatribe is getting stale.

If the Democrats want to insure proper election results, with no fixin' by those horrible Republicans, I would have thought by now that THEY would've passed legislation with funding to get ALL people of voting age the means to an ID, free of charge, useful for any purpose as well as voting.

But no, it's easier to curse the darkness. Time for the excuses that run the gamut of possibility to end, and just get 'er done already.

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Apr-03-13 11:12 AM

Obviously, loco, you are not a worldly person. You have no idea of what the people do in the big cities. Most all of them have NO vehicles. Therefore, no drivers license. In addition, in some of the states the time frames were so tight that many of these people could not get to the centers to get picture ID's. Of course, we also have waiting lines for four or five hours because of the restrictiveness of the rules. But, as long as the Republicans can restrict the votes they want, it is ok. The only way the Republicans win is to fix the voting setup.

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Apr-02-13 6:40 PM

No voter would need be disenfranchised if IDs were required. One person, one vote. Simple.

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Apr-02-13 9:38 AM

Voters suppression and gerrymandering political districts are a thousand times the problem you are so worried about. Disenfranchising millions of voters seems to be ok if Republicans are doing it.

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Apr-01-13 11:17 AM

Veritas, two pieces that were interesting reading about voter fraud.

rnla . org/votefraud . asp

electionlawblog . org/wp-content/uploads/Natl-Center-report . pdf

The second would probably be more to a non-partisan's liking than the first. But that's just my opinion.

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Apr-01-13 11:08 AM

C'mon, Veritas, that's the one we know about, right?

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Mar-31-13 9:49 PM

I read an article or two about Melowese Richardson, the Cincinnati poll worker that Dusty referenced. She considered it her duty to get the President re-elected.

One of the faithful, eh, billgrr?

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Mar-30-13 7:15 PM

What did I just say about sore losers?

You've got to pay attention, billgrr, in spite of your being a top poster and all.

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Mar-30-13 4:43 PM

So "confused" voters' results shouldn't stand, when leftists don't get the result they deem appropriate?

I get it. It's "hanging chads" deja vu, all over again. Sore losers.

Real time example: Pres. Obama won re-election, and there's no one going to court over that, even if some people didn't care for the result.

Rest assured, lefties. We can respect the results of a vote. Obviously, better than you.

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Mar-30-13 1:42 PM

So the voters were confused?

Yeah, only when a leftist result is at stake...

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Mar-30-13 1:18 PM

So all the citizens in California who voted for Prop 8? Their votes didn't matter because....?

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Mar-30-13 8:39 AM

Bill I'm sorry to hear your morals are so low you will except anything.

I'm sorry to hear you don't believe in God. I'm sorry to hear you don't believe Bible Passages

But what I am really sorry about is you are willing to except time off and pay for Christian holidays like Christmas and Easter and Good Friday.

Just make you even more of a hypocrite. Two faced comes to mine.

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Mar-29-13 5:11 PM

"Democrats evolve.

Republicans devolve."

According to....well, of course. A Democrat.

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Mar-29-13 5:08 PM

If "love is more than a sexual act," why oh why oh why is the court addressing this?

Who says same-sex couples can't draw up contracts? Civil unions were all about contractual rights, of property, of living wills, etc., right? If they weren't, I've been misled.

The term "marriage" over time has meant one thing: a union between a man and a woman. Word history of the word "marriage" shows that it meant the act of consummation itself: if you did it, you were "marrying" one another. Check it out in a good dictionary.

If same-sex couples want to solemnize their relationships, invent a word that all are willing to use. Obviously, "civil union" didn't take. Why does the word have to be "marriage?"

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Mar-29-13 3:50 PM

More from the two faced Democrats:

Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., spoke against DOMA, saying it was unnecessary and an intrusion into states' rights to define marriage. But he emphasized his own opposition to gay marriage before expressing reservations about the bill.

"I am not for same-sex marriage. I have said that publicly. I would not vote for same-sex marriage,"

Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California made a similar point. "I personally believe that the legal institution of marriage is the union between a man and a woman," she said. "But, as a matter of public policy, I oppose this legislation."

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Mar-29-13 3:29 PM

Billgarr atila the hun.. Whatswhat is your definition of a man who is bigot enough to expect everyone to bow down to him beacues he is gay?

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Mar-29-13 3:25 PM

Who is a gay person that thinks the whole world should turn kinky so he can feel good about the way he preforms his needs?

They want us to change the rules so they don't feel like the dirty little people they really are.

Even the animal kingdom is smarter then that..

If God wanted us to all be like them he would have put only one sex on this earth and they would have been equipped to reproduce.

Think about it?? Minotier was right on in all he said yesterday.

It was just to Flaming for the newspaper but it also was just so true!!!

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Mar-29-13 11:17 AM

veritas whats your definition of "old"?

My granddaughter is 16 years "old"

How old is old? How much tax is enough?

Both questions no one can answer..

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Mar-28-13 10:14 PM

I see Bill is back with his Black.

Trying to draw people into your web again BGarr?

Are you gay?

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Mar-28-13 10:05 PM

There was a quote somewhere out there that said some thing about Judging not, lest ye be judged. I believe the Big Man kept the judging thing for his own. I would like to know where you guys figure you could steal his right to judge people.

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Mar-28-13 8:47 PM

We need less government.

I want government out of daily affairs . . . except when it discriminates against people I don't like . . . then I want activist judges and lots of federal laws.

We need more government.

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Mar-28-13 7:52 PM

What if a married woman is at a party that turns into an oar g, is seduced, copulates with several men, becomes pregnant, gives birth, and the child is XYYY at birth and becomes gay when reaching adulthood? Republican, too, to add insult to injury.

Can the husband kill the newborn infant because it is an unwanted child and pregnancy due to immoral activity? Can he be the judge of what is moral or immoral? Can she be stoned to death along with the male seducers, maybe even a couple of female seducers too for causing an unwanted pregnancy, in the opinion of the husband, the injured party?

Marriage can sometimes not be sacred.

And the US gov wants to be a part of this mess?

Gotta be something else better to do.

Like get a grip on the economy and the spending. It is all planned to fail, so get it in your head.

It's a mockery of a travesty of a sham.

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Mar-28-13 3:20 PM

Ah, well then. Clearly, quoting the Epistles overstep that invisible line.

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Mar-28-13 3:01 PM

I don't know if blaming the editors is necessarily fair, but definitely "Minotian's" comments ought to be culled from the conversation (if the name-calling qualifies as such). If you can't say something even halfway decent... well, your ignorance probably knows no restraint anyway.

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Mar-28-13 2:51 PM

Minotain said: "A joining or union of two pickel-bumpers or muff-munchers is NOT EQUAL to a legitimate man/woman MARRIAGE because they can't naturally produce children within the pairing. Simple as that."

So, using your logic, an old or infertile couple can't get married either.

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