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People are sick. Just totally sick. I don't know what's wrong with my state. No one I know supported that stupid proposition. Even my school didn't and they're all religious and Christian and everything. I swear, we're going to see a 'marriage is between a human man and a human woman' thingy at some point.

I'm so ashamed to be from California right now. My own state doesn't want me. Ugh.

Date: 2008-11-06 01:56 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-pressive.livejournal.com
Oh honey, I know, I'm with you. It's unconscionable.

Date: 2008-11-06 01:59 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-prism.livejournal.com
It's just not fair! I don't want anything to do with their relationships. How come they have to get into other peoples?

Date: 2008-11-06 02:06 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-pressive.livejournal.com
I could name any number of excuses, but that's all they are, excuses. There's really no reason :(

Date: 2008-11-06 02:14 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-prism.livejournal.com
The reason is that they're all pigheaded bigots who are afraid that the big bad homos are going to turn their kids into gays.

Date: 2008-11-06 02:15 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-pressive.livejournal.com
Pretty much, yeah. It's contagious, you know.

Date: 2008-11-06 02:18 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-prism.livejournal.com
Not so far despite my best efforts.

Date: 2008-11-06 02:13 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-wasp.livejournal.com
You'll be old enough to vote in 2012! That's something to look forward to, right?

Date: 2008-11-06 02:16 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-prism.livejournal.com
Sure, if there's any reason left to vote in 2012. I already can't get married. Maybe I'll get to vote to keep my right to have kids.

Date: 2008-11-06 02:22 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-wasp.livejournal.com
Well, they could have the same sort of thing up for vote next time, and you could vote on it then. Just because people voted this way now, it doesn't mean it will always be that way.

Date: 2008-11-06 02:23 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-prism.livejournal.com
They amended the constitution. I think they're pretty serious about it.

Date: 2008-11-06 02:32 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-wasp.livejournal.com
Well, yeah, I'm not saying they're not serious about it, but that doesn't mean it will stick forever. Other laws were made that aren't around anymore.

Date: 2008-11-06 03:20 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-prism.livejournal.com
That's easy to say when you're not the one being oppressed.

Date: 2008-11-06 01:47 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-pressive.livejournal.com
This. And you'd think that as mutants, we'd all be on the same page.

Date: 2008-11-06 02:39 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-cynosure.livejournal.com
The idea of not having someone to look down on is simply too frightening a concept for many people to live with.

Date: 2008-11-06 02:59 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-prism.livejournal.com
It's hateful. Nothing but stupid people who can't get anything in life without being scared someone else will take it away.

Date: 2008-11-06 03:22 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-bishop.livejournal.com
We've never met, I'm Bishop. I wanted to tell you that I'm very sorry about this proposition and the effect it's having.

It was only forty years ago that interracial marriages were even allowed nationally. This had a big effect on my family. Things change far too slow and there's nothing acceptable or comforting about it. I'm in the mansion for a few more days if I can do anything.

Date: 2008-11-06 03:29 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-prism.livejournal.com
Can you convince 506,414 people they're evil and wrong? That would help.

I'm Karolina, by the way. Nice to meet you.

Date: 2008-11-06 03:31 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-wildchild.livejournal.com
Well, eventually some of those folks are gonna die, and not vote anymore. I saw on... I forget what, maybe CNN, that the vote was really generational and so it was passed by basically a lot of old religious people.

Date: 2008-11-06 03:32 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-bishop.livejournal.com
I'd like to. I'd like to have several times in the past too.

It's nice to meet you too.

Date: 2008-11-06 03:29 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-dryad.livejournal.com
I'm so sorry Kare. That's just completely unfair.

But I mean you can always have your marriage some place cool like South Africa or the Netherlands and then move to New York. New York loves you Kare

Date: 2008-11-06 03:46 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-prism.livejournal.com
Thanks, Callie. I'm just really disappointed in people right now.

Date: 2008-11-06 03:56 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-dryad.livejournal.com
I know. I mean I can't like completely understand, but it's still really not cool.

But I mean there is a bright side! There are entire countries that allow same-sex marriage, and others that at least allow unions right? And there are still two states. And Vermont would be another one, except our constitution is weird or something. I don't know.

Before 7 years ago there was no inkling that any of this would be even possible really. And now. Ya I mean there are huge pitfalls, but you can't lose hope. If you let them defeat you then they won right?

Or we can always move to the Netherlands! I love that place. It's so pretty.

Date: 2008-11-06 06:41 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] x-jubilee.livejournal.com
Canada's closer. And you get nice polite Canadian's who you can corrupt with your debauched American ways. (Or is that just me?)

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