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    difference and Obama has a saying about the arc of justice which i think of here,,, The Pope, the powerful and entrenched head of one of the largest regligions, especially among conservatives, is moving the arc of justice.

    Perhaps at a slow pace but i never thought it would move at all. And I still liked him lol...i understood why it might not move given the hierarchies and papal bulls in the past etc.

    He has done a lot for LGBT rights by simply demanding they should be treated with dignity and fairness.  His followers who go to church are also involved in the laws that need changing. Its a win for our side

    Barack Obama: "These guys want to be paid like rock stars when all they're doing is lip-synching capitalism." may21, 2010

    by vc2 on Tue Dec 17, 2013 at 10:14:05 AM PST

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