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Divorce and Social Science
Powerline, by Steven Hayward

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Posted By:Judy W., 7/6/2014 8:17:25 AM

On Thursday USA Today reported on what has been the next shoe waiting to drop for a long time: the first gay divorces: BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – The mood was festive as Judge Valeri Haughton spent the morning of June 26 presiding over marriage ceremonies for gay couples who rushed to the Monroe County courthouse here after a federal judge struck down Indiana’s ban on same-sex marriage. That afternoon, the judge took on a more somber task — and one likely in the cards for at least some of the couples who she had just married. Haughton granted the state’s first

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His point is that researchers will not be permitted to study same-sex divorces, just as they cannot study race, and just as one researcher was demonized for finding dysfunction in children of same-sex couples.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bpl40, 7/6/2014 8:58:29 AM     (No. 9912647)

I don´t recognize this ´marriage´ so am least concerned with the divorce.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TulsaTowner, 7/6/2014 9:41:12 AM     (No. 9912682)

There is a hatred in the gay community for normal Americans and normal American life.

We all know the methods of the assault on normality by gays and their foolish misfit progressive allies. They first infiltrate a social institution while in the closet as simply enlightened progressives, so much better than the rest of us. They conspire to build their ranks either by greasing skids for cronies to find positions in the organization or by actually controlling HR departments and hiring practices, an easy thing to do, as HR departments are nearly all radical progressives.

Then, after building their numbers sufficiently, they come out of the closet and declare special protection status. By this point, it is over for the institution under attack. No normal person wants to be part of it any more - those who may remain are always on the edge of being accused of all sorts of bigotry (morality) or worse.

This has happened to many organization in the US. The author is right to say that reporting or studying these activities is off limits - though we all have observed them.

The performing arts were the first to fall, then the press, churches, local governments, schools, the Boy and Girl Scouts, and now, of course, the military. The ultimate objective seems to be the destruction of the family - source of normality - and gay marriage is just one front of the battle.

Just suggest that you are cautious about those who have access to your children and you will be attacked mercilessly.

I don´t know how much longer society will ignore this assault, but I sincerely hope we start to resist soon, while there is still something left to preserve.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ocjim, 7/6/2014 12:07:22 PM     (No. 9912826)

- The tip of the tail wagging the dog.
- Normalizing the abnormal.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 7/6/2014 12:17:54 PM     (No. 9912841)

In most folk´s view, a divorce isn´t necessary because a valid marriage never occurred. And that´s the stance the person being sued for support should take.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 7/6/2014 1:08:33 PM     (No. 9912896)

So, now it´s more complicated than dividing up the Bette Midler and Cher or K D Lang and Indigo Girls DVDs?

As a result of your militancy, you were happier before you were gay.

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