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A Note From an Angry Gay Guy Over Gay Marriage

Joe Kort, Ph.D. | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Joe Kort, Ph.D.

It angers me that a heterosexual couple can fly to Las Vegas and get legally married by an Elvis impersonator and then fly back to wherever they are from and still be legally married. If Mike and I decided to fly Vegas and get married by a Cher impersonator, it wouldn't be legal there nor back here in Michigan.

After 48 Years Of Marriage, Couple Makes A Big Discovery

Redlands Daily Facts, Calif. | Kristina Hernandez | Posted 02.20.2013 | Weddings

REDLANDS -- Bob and Norma Clark recently celebrated 48 years of marriage. But while organizing legal paperwork dealing with their deaths, the couple ...

Why Gay Couples Shouldn't Marry

Sue Carswell | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Sue Carswell

I'm not in favor of gay marriages, nor am I in favor of straight ones. What's it really all about anyway, Alfie? Why the need to glue down a day one year in advance and -- oh my! -- spend money on all those trimmings?

I Know, Not I Do

William Henderson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
William Henderson

I don't think I want to get remarried. I like the idea of someone choosing every day to be with me because he wants to be with me, and not because some outdated legal contract binds us together. I suggested a moratorium on marriage, and my boyfriend said OK.

Why Gay Marriage Won't Save The Economy

Kathryn Hamm | Posted 03.25.2012 | Weddings
Kathryn Hamm

Have you ever noticed that, any time a state legalizes same-sex marriage, numerous articles are published, featuring testimonials that there will be a huge gold rush and money falling from the skies?

Slippery Slopes: The Religious Right and Marrying Dogs

James Peron | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
James Peron

It is the legal consent of the two partners, not the ceremony, that makes a marriage valid. If you take the contractual view of marriage, you immediately see the absurdity of the concerns of people such as Tamara Scott.