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Former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney speaks about national security at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington in this file photo from May 21, 2009. Cheney, 69, was hospitalized in George Washington Hospital on February 22, 2010 after experienci
"Damn kids ..."
For the spawn of Dick Cheney, a message of intolerance may play well with Republican primary voters in Wyoming, but Senate candidate Liz Cheney is finding it doesn't do much for family relations:
Things erupted on Sunday when Mary Cheney, a lesbian, and her wife were at home watching “Fox News Sunday” — their usual weekend ritual. Liz Cheney appeared on the show and said that she opposed same-sex marriage, describing it as “just an area where we disagree,” referring to her sister. Taken aback and hurt, Mary Cheney took to her Facebook page to blast back: “Liz — this isn’t just an issue on which we disagree you’re just wrong — and on the wrong side of history.”
And while Liz is said to be "irritated" by this public disagreement (never mind her own public stance on the issue), she:
... declined to directly address the remarks from her sister and sister-in-law, but said in an email: “I love my sister and her family and have always tried to be compassionate towards them. I believe that is the Christian way to behave.”
Well, isn't that big of her?
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Originally posted to Barbara Morrill on Mon Nov 18, 2013 at 06:18 AM PST.

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