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  •  The sentiment is nice (4+ / 0-)
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    DaleA, LordMike, bythesea, ricardomath

    but I don't really want to take the right to marry away from anybody as much as I want the right to do so myself.

    I am probably a bitter queen, but I can just hear the wingnuts pointing to this kind of gesture as proof of how the gays will destroy marriage for them.

    Not that people can't support this, but they should also lean on their congress critters about the repeal of DADT and DOMA.

    •  it's not about taking anything away (4+ / 0-)
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      Khun David, bellatrys, luckylizard, ramara

      boycott is never about taking anything away, it's about keeping discrimination, etc., visible. Boycott is always voluntary.

      "To live outside the law you must be honest." Bob Dylan

      by mieprowan on Mon Aug 24, 2009 at 01:08:28 AM PDT

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    •  I can hear them pointing to this as proof that... (1+ / 0-)
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      princessglitterboots

      ...civil marriage is a luxury and not a necessity.

      I am probably a bitter queen, but I can just hear the wingnuts pointing to this kind of gesture as proof of how the gays will destroy marriage for them.

      illegal, n. A term used by descendents of European immigrants to refer to descendants of Indigenous Americans

      by ricardomath on Mon Aug 24, 2009 at 04:09:58 AM PDT

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