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The Junior Jewfish was a bit perplexed this afternoon when mom started randomly jumping up and down, screaming and hollering in the middle of making her a sandwich. "What are you so happy about?" she asked.

I sat her down and told her "President Obama just said that a man should be able to marry a man, and a woman should be able to marry a woman if they love each other, just like everyone else"

She gave me her most withering 5-year old stare and said

"Well, duh!"

Two simple words-but as far as I'm concerned they say it all.

1. My kindergartener is smarter than 2 out of 3 North Carolinians

2. Our hope for the future is not found in the pundits who greet the news of Obama's marriage equality endorsement by calling it "groundbreaking" or "game-changing"-but in a generation of kids who will grow up knowing that the only reasonable response to such an endorsement is...

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Cross Posted at The Girl Who Climbed Trees

Originally posted to The Girl Who Climbed Trees on Wed May 09, 2012 at 02:04 PM PDT.

Also republished by House of LIGHTS and Remembering LGBT History.

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