Sometimes they get one right! And on this occasion, it’s a Double Rainbow all the way! ;-)
And the decision clears the way for the resumption of same-sex marriage in California.
This debate is certainly not over, but at least now people can enjoy the same marriage rights while we’re having the debate.
Until then, I remain on record for Marriage Equality!
So for now, let us celebrate the fact that our nation has crept a little bit closer to equality.
And unfortunately, let the fear mongering, hatred, and bigotry from fundies in the name of Jesus begin!
SCOTUS declares DOMA unconstitutional. Let the fear mongering, hatred, and bigotry from fundies in the name of Jesus begin!—
Dr. Robert R Cargill (@xkv8r) June 26, 2013
And let us begin with Associate Justice Antonin Scalia, who sounded more pissed than professional in his dissent. Seriously, I expect that kind of rhetoric from the Glenn Becks and Bryan Fischers of the world, but not from an Associate Justice toward a colleague.
There are two things with which you cannot argue: stupid and hate, and one often breeds the other.—
Dr. Robert R Cargill (@xkv8r) June 16, 2013