But, thankfully, many of the emails—most, actually—praised the move; some others respectfully disagreed with it; and then the usual handful of morons puked forth THEIR opinions, including that I’m too “queer-friendly.”
Upfront, I don’t give a damn what mental midgets think of me OR how many people think homosexuality is immoral and/or unnatural. Relative to the Cosmos within which we reside, Earth is no larger than a microscopic dot with the diameter of a pinpoint. We live because Nature bathed us in a Sunbeam surrounded by an accommodating atmosphere.
And, considering that our best estimate of why human consciousness arose, at least on Earth, is that it was the scientific luck of the draw—religious faith notwithstanding; it follows, therefore, that we mortals probably don’t know JACK about what’s natural or unnatural!
As such, I take the profane and vulgar with a grain of salt because anything is possible for people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Also, per human nature, complex problems seem to have simpler and much easier-to-understand WRONG answers.
No matter, I agree with Judge Walker’s ruling because it makes sense to me. It is bathed in sound logic. It neither condemns secular dissent nor vilifies religious beliefs on the matter; it merely questions their logic. He covered every possible argument against same sex marriage in a way that effectively defines opposition as nothing more than dogmatic emotional baggage. If you wish to d...
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...But, I doubt the Court will do this. Just as they didn’t run and hide relative to individual gun rights, I doubt that they’ll run and hide relative to same sex marriage.
So, we’re going to find the matter decided one way or the other pretty soon. And, whatever the ruling, UNDERSTAND that it will be the result of PURE judicial activism. You see, by its nature and Constitutional definition, the United States Supreme Court is the ultimate judicial activist court because, at any given time, our Constitution IS whatever 5 of 9 sitting Justices SAY it is.
I’m rooting for the gays on this one, not because I think there are any deep moral or intellectual tenets involved, but simply because I think they should have the same rights to live forever “happy” or permanently screw up their lives beyond anything imaginable, just like us straights have been doing for centuries.
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