Messenger As the Australian same-sex marriage debate heats up it may be time for cool reflection on the sources of our polarised views. Recent research shines a revealing light on the roots of pro- and anti-marriage equality sentiment. It helps explain the roots of our attitudes to same-sex marriage, and whether they are shallow enough to allow attitudes to change. Who holds pro- and anti-same-sex marriage attitudes?
It is simply breathtaking how rapidly a group that has remained—along with ax murderers, rapists, environmentalists and Arabs—at the far fringes of American society for centuries has rewritten social norms so that homosexuality is no longer portrayed as unnatural, but as normal, its permanent integration into American culture and institutions inevitable.
Gay men and women have been given the green light to romp through our armed forces, serve at all levels of government, vacation at family resorts and star in network sitcoms. It is a sound that will not only invite our enemies to our gates, but very likely incur the wrath of the Almighty.
The heavenly consequences of normalizing this deviant behavior could include—but by no means be limited to—meteor showers, famine, plague, the onset of a new ice age, a black hole materializing to swallow the earth whole, or, in a worst-case scenario, the re-election of Barack Obama.
That gay marriage is a manifestation of pure evil is not debatable. The liberal media, network television, and the many proponents of the homosexual agenda have successfully and wrongly convinced the majority of Americans that gay marriage is innocuous, even benevolent, often framing the act as a spur to local economic activity.
However, one need only study the photograph below of a recent gay wedding in Connecticut—in which Position paper pro gay marriage, Hitler 1a fire-breathing dragon, an evil warlock, and a convicted child rapist can be seen celebrating—to conclude that the forces of evil are indeed gathering to galvanize this push toward the all-out destruction of the institution of marriage.
For those still unconvinced of the malignant properties inherent in the act of same-sex marriage, simply study this recent photograph of the United States taken from outer space, where the fires of Hell can clearly be seen blazing across states that have legalized or have strongly considered legalizing the practice including the District of Columbia and Washington, where only a valiant effort at the polls in November can stave off a law signed by Democratic governor Christine Gregoire earlier this year.
Note that the City of San Francisco is also on fire. Flames have been enhanced to make them appear as though they actually exist. Image altered by author. Evidence 2 suggests that homosexuals are more prone to shoplift, steal from the elderly, counterfeit money, and vacation in France than the U.
Research 3 has shown that gays and lesbians dislike freedom, democracy, the U. Constitution, the Founding Fathers, and Hollywood depictions of elite groups of American commandos parachuting into nebulously identified enemy nations and kicking the shit out of multiple waves of determined but hapless bad guys screaming in languages indecipherable to true Americans.
To legitimize homosexual entry into mainstream culture by redefining marriage for their sole benefit is to validate every element of their nefarious criminal lifestyle.
But we need not wait for the worst effects of same-sex marriage; the rise of such laws has already corresponded with a host of troubling national developments, including record drought conditions, the bottoming-out of housing prices, and the loss of manufacturing jobs.
Data also indicate that, as the number of states permitting same-sex marriage has increased, the number of murders, nuclear power plant explosions, and people spontaneously combusting have skyrocketed, as displayed in the chart below: With this brash and reckless legitimization of behavior that—similar to such unforgivable sins as blasphemy, disrespecting your parents, or gluttony—has for centuries been forced into the deviant fringes of society, we are inviting the legalization of similarly repulsive acts, including bestiality, pedophilia, polygamy, and interracial dating.
Constitution so that marriage is defined as a union between one man and one woman. Detractors in the liberal media will be quick to note that we at APMAG typically advocate an originalist view of the Constitution, one that is loath to alter any part of that document, but such accusations are easily dismissed.
Aside from the fact that the Founding Fathers both could not have predicted the advent of open homosexuality San Francisco, after all, was founded only five days before Independence Day inand the first pride parades were likely raging by the time word of its existence reached the East Coastand that they would have modified the constitution in kind had they been able to foresee such aberrant behavior George Washington was said to refuse venison if he suspected the deer that it came from to be a homosexual 5this amendment preserves freedom: Americans in many states, outraged by this clear flouting of the laws of God and the intentions of our Founding Fathers, have made their sentiments clear in the past, voting to outlaw same-sex marriage either through amendments to their state constitutions or by enacting laws.
The liberal political establishment, blind, deaf, and dumb to this clear reinforcement of American values, has pushed forward with this ill-advised advocacy campaign, and they must be stopped.While this book does not have as many readings as Andrew Sullivan's _Gay Marriage: Pro and Con_, and while several of the readings exist in both books, it does contain much more scholarly information, such as court decisions and theological papers pertaining to the same-sex marriage debate.
The Catholic Church has stood, since its inception, firmly against the use of any artificial methods of contraception.
In fact, it is the only Christian institution that, as a whole, has held this teaching consistently for all of Christian history. The HDP wants to have sex usually because they want to feel connected. The LDP usually wants to feel connected first before they have sex.
One way to help your situation is to give your husband a “road sign” of what he can do to help get you in the mood first. May 19, · Editor's Note: Mark Osler is a Professor of Law at the University of St.
Thomas in Minneapolis, Minnesota. By Mark Osler, Special to CNN I am a Christian, and I am in favor of gay marriage. The reason I am for gay marriage is because of my faith.
Position Paper: Should Gay Marriage be Legalized? In America, marriage has been traditionally defined as a legally recognized commitment between a man and a woman as their ultimate expression of love.
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