Where was the Christian Right this election cycle?
Of the three states voting on state amendments to their constitution outlining marriage between one man and one woman, one is expected to pass, one is a toss up, and one is expected to fail. Can you guess which ones? CA-fail. Despite each side having spent litearlly tens of thousands of dollars fighting for their cause, the American Family Association came in 1st at $550,000, | Read More »
YES on Prop 8
YES ON PROPOSITION 8 in CaliforniaYou’ve been tagged. PLEASE READ THIS no matter what state you live in. Failure to pass Proposition 8 will hurt children. If gay marriage remains legal, public schools will put it on equal footing with traditional marriage. Children will likely receive “age appropriate” information about sexual relations within heterosexual and homosexual marriages.
Joe Biden was against gay marriage before he was for it
October 2: In the vice presidential debate, when asked if he would support gay marriage, Joe Biden answers, “No. Barack Obama nor I support redefining from a civil side what constitutes marriage.” October 20: Biden is a guest on the Ellen Degeneres Show, and says that if he lived in California, he would vote against Proposition 8, a ballot initiative which would ban gay marriage. | Read More »
Proposition 8: The Inside Scoop!
Frank Schubert has been involved in over 30 ballot initiatives in his lifetime but he’s never experienced anything like Proposition 8. Yesterday, I was asked to be part of a blogger conference call with Schubert who heads up the Yes on 8 movement. Bottom line: This race is almost over. Tensions are high. Expectations are tempered but the general feeling is that Proposition 8 will | Read More »
Gay Marriage: The False Vacuum
The newest SUSA polling confirms California Proposition 8 (defining Marriage as between a man and a woman) leading by 3 percent thanks in a large measure to black voters who are in favor 58%-30% and to a small degree Hispanics who are in favor 47%-41%. One of the arguments constantly espoused by Gay Marriage advocates, or even those who just don’t have a problem with | Read More »
Important Update on CA Marriage Amendment
SUMMARY: We will win this if we get help from outside the state. Note: this update is based on the emails I receive from the Yes on 8 campaign. Proposition 8 is the ballot initiative in California that will amend the Constitution to define marriage as a man and a woman. There is a huge amount of opposition to this bill from Hollywood and the | Read More »
Top Ten Reasons not to vote for Obama
Pro-Abortion. According to Michael Gershon of the Washington Post, Obama’s record on abortion is extreme. He opposed the ban on partial-birth abortion — a practice a fellow Democrat, the late Daniel Patrick Moynihan, once called “too close to infanticide.” Obama strongly criticized the Supreme Court decision upholding the partial-birth ban. In the Illinois state Senate, he opposed a bill similar to the Born-Alive Infants Protection | Read More »
OBAMA’S GAY MARRIAGE AGENDA
newsday.com/news/local/politics/bal-marriage0123,0,841804.storyNewsday.com Making a case for marriageNigel Simon and Alvin Williams have good jobs, a nice home, a loving relationship and three thriving children. What they don’t have — and are suing to get — is the right to marry. By Stephanie Shapiro Sun Staff January 23, 2005 It was a minor miracle. Somehow, Kiran, Tiara, Alonzo and their parents awoke in time for the 8 | Read More »
INTOLERANCE FOR IGNORANCE
INTOLERANCE FOR IGNORANCE IRAN NOT IRAQ: Our younger generations today are held captive in their ignorance of American history. Imprisoned with the bars of their parents who participated in ‘the sixties’. Most citizens do NOT realize that the Students For A Democratic Society (SDS) and the ‘Underground’ helped us lose the war in Vietnam! Furthermore, neither do young people today know that the United States | Read More »
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Since When does Andrew Sullivan have a husband?
This is on Andrew Sullivan’s page: Tuesday, September 9, 2008 A Note To My Readers 09 Sep 2008 01:00 pm Thank you for your many emails of concern. For the record, I’m absolutely fine, nothing has changed with this blog, no one is pressuring me to write or not write anything, and I spent part of the day yesterday with my husband soaking up the | Read More »
Michelle Obama Promises Gay Marriage & Adoption When Barack is President
Why doesn’t Barack go and make these promises personally? Mindful of the audience in front of her, [Michelle Obama] then touched up gay and lesbian issues. “In a world as it should be,” Obama said, “we repeal laws like DOMA (the Defense of Marriage Act) and ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.’” She also said an Obama Administration would “recognize” gay adoption rights. Both lines received loud | Read More »
A (State) Constitutional Poison Pill
This most recent application of rule by bureaucratic fiat is brought to you, once again, by the State of California and, more specifically, Attorney General Jerry Brown. Go figure. After the California State Supreme Court ruled gay marriage legal under the state’s Constitution, opponents of gay marriage have put forth a petition to put Proposition 8 on the ballot, which would amend the state Constitution | Read More »