New York Gay Marriage

This will be quick and to the point, because while a lot could be said on this momentous occassion, it doesn't need to be. Progress has been made and New York has joined the (small) rank of states that have begun the intelligent and, frankly, inevitable march to the future.  I believe even people who … Continue reading New York Gay Marriage

A Moral Question

Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike. ~ Oscar Wilde Oh my, the Weiner is out of the bag. To be honest, this story doesn't interest me all that much (though I anticipate Jon Stewart's nightly take on it). No laws were broken, no apparent abuse of congressional power … Continue reading A Moral Question

Arguments Against Gay Marriage: Addendum

In a previous post, I discussed common arguments against gay marriage and laid out counterarguments against them.  Considering the blog setting, the post couldn't possibly deal with all of the nuances of each argument.  I attempted to make my points as readable and succinct as possible without expending too much energy on arguments that are, … Continue reading Arguments Against Gay Marriage: Addendum

Arguments Against Gay Marriage: Refutations

In the vein of 36 Arguments For the Existence of God: A Work of Fiction by Rebecca Goldstein, I intend to use this post to list out the most common arguments that are given against the legalization of Gay Marriage, and then I will offer a refutation of each one.  This is not to say … Continue reading Arguments Against Gay Marriage: Refutations