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Tyrone Huckstepp

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Should gay people be allowed to get married?

That's right, the big question.

How do you feel about people being homosexual (girls and guys) and why?

Do you think that the individual should be able to have the same rights as everybody else, as in join the military?

What are your feelings why a gay couple should or should not get married, plus reasons?

Personal note: personally I am not gay, but I am for gay rights and feel that people who choose to be homosexual should be able to live no different to anyone else.

This is a touchy subject and I would appreciate if everyone would have respect for other people ideas and beliefs.

Thank you,
T.

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    Aug 8 2011: I think we should toss marriage out of the legal and political sphere altogether and relegate it to the religion bin.

    If you want to legally register someone as your beneficiary or dependent, that is a whole other issue than who you want to stand before a group of people (or even just a judge) and vow to love them "forever". Clearly declaring undying love means little these days, why should there be laws governing it at all?
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      Aug 8 2011: Very nicely put
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      Aug 9 2011: marriage is more a cultural thing, a sort of celebration of a supposedly life long bond. it has a place in modern society, independently of any religions. but the state has nothing to do with it. just as it has nothing to do with art. but ssh, maybe they listen, and say, hm, why don't we also regulate art? better be careful.

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