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Re: Romney: Will take a long time to gauge impact of same-sex marriage
« Reply #1 on: February 16, 2014, 04:08:47 PM »
Romney had the chance to put the brakes on the perverts when he was Governor and he didn't even try.
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Re: Romney: Will take a long time to gauge impact of same-sex marriage
« Reply #2 on: February 16, 2014, 04:16:15 PM »
What the impact is going to be isn't good. I know a gay guy (won't call him a friend - an acquaintance) what he posts on FB grosses me out... he lives in California and was one of those who fought for gay marriage there - well he and his partner of 30 years did marry and in less than a year they broke up (after 30 years) and are now "getting a divorce"........  oh and I know at one point they were actually advertising on Yahoo personals for another gay couple to do foursomes with them.......  in many cases it isn't just a matter of being gay - they really get into some of the most debauched things imaginable.

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Re: Romney: Will take a long time to gauge impact of same-sex marriage
« Reply #3 on: February 16, 2014, 04:25:25 PM »
What the impact is going to be isn't good. I know a gay guy (won't call him a friend - an acquaintance) what he posts on FB grosses me out... he lives in California and was one of those who fought for gay marriage there - well he and his partner of 30 years did marry and in less than a year they broke up (after 30 years) and are now "getting a divorce"........  oh and I know at one point they were actually advertising on Yahoo personals for another gay couple to do foursomes with them.......  in many cases it isn't just a matter of being gay - they really get into some of the most debauched things imaginable.

When one defines their entire existence based solely on who they have sex with, nothing good can ever come of it.
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Re: Romney: Will take a long time to gauge impact of same-sex marriage
« Reply #4 on: February 16, 2014, 04:29:32 PM »
When one defines their entire existence based solely on who they have sex with, nothing good can ever come of it.
That's the sad thing about people who mistake what they do for who they are.
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Re: Romney: Will take a long time to gauge impact of same-sex marriage
« Reply #5 on: February 16, 2014, 04:39:22 PM »
That's the sad thing about people who mistake what they do for who they are.

Yep.........

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Re: Romney: Will take a long time to gauge impact of same-sex marriage
« Reply #6 on: February 16, 2014, 04:48:30 PM »
That's the sad thing about people who mistake what they do for who they are.

And it's why one cannot explain to them that moral disapproval is not hate.  Because we do not give them approval of their actions, it means we hate them.  They cannot grasp the "love the sinner, hate the sin" concept.
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Re: Romney: Will take a long time to gauge impact of same-sex marriage
« Reply #7 on: February 17, 2014, 08:37:47 AM »
And it's why one cannot explain to them that moral disapproval is not hate.  Because we do not give them approval of their actions, it means we hate them.  They cannot grasp the "love the sinner, hate the sin" concept.
Exactly.
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Re: Romney: Will take a long time to gauge impact of same-sex marriage
« Reply #8 on: February 17, 2014, 10:54:11 AM »
And it's why one cannot explain to them that moral disapproval is not hate.  Because we do not give them approval of their actions, it means we hate them.  They cannot grasp the "love the sinner, hate the sin" concept.

Good point.

They define themselves by what they do (the sin), so it is impossible for them to understand how we can disapprove of what they do and still love them.
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