The Supreme Court in California flipped the citizens of California a collective middle finger. There is absolutely no reason or logic for the court ruling. This is an example of Black Robed Freaks deciding to create law rather than enforcing law.
My position has been marriage is a religious term and I want the government as far away from thepulpit as possible. There is no such conflict with Civil Unions. It is important for society to respect gays right to dignity, but it is equally important for Gays to respect the religious views of others.
Ted Kennedy has been a national disgrace and should have retired years ago. That being said we take no joy from his health woes. Maybe this will prompt him to retire so that we are spared Senator in a casket. There should be a mandatory retirement age of 80 so that we are spared death watches.