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  •  Exactly. (1+ / 0-)
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    Having credibility when making an argument is the straightest path to persuasion.

    by SpamNunn on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 10:01:08 AM PST

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    •  And while (0+ / 0-)

      we see eye to eye on this, I do think that Meteor Blades has a point: Even that idea would be too much for the public. This argument speaks to a much larger group which - while not overtly homophobic - have too much invested in their hetero-centrist world to stomach such a change...

      The fundamental delusion of humanity is to suppose that I am here and you are out there. - Yasutani Roshi

      by lotusmaglite on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 10:04:37 AM PST

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    •  As to what lotusmaglite said. (1+ / 0-)
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      Hell, you might not even have to change the law.   The head of the CA Dept. of Health could probably change the name of the document.  

      Hey, where do I get my "Spousal Unit Acknowledgement and Registration Certificate"?

      Having credibility when making an argument is the straightest path to persuasion.

      by SpamNunn on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 10:08:42 AM PST

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      •  Mmmmm... sneaky. I like it n/t (1+ / 0-)
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        The fundamental delusion of humanity is to suppose that I am here and you are out there. - Yasutani Roshi

        by lotusmaglite on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 10:11:10 AM PST

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        •  Yeah, it's kind of like the clause I put in my (0+ / 0-)

          Release forms:

          It is specifically agreed by and between the Parties that nothing in this Reciprocal Release shall be deemed to be or construed to constitute an admission of liability or wrongdoing of any kind by any Party or its agents.

          Having credibility when making an argument is the straightest path to persuasion.

          by SpamNunn on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 10:16:06 AM PST

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