Originally Posted by mcan
This sentence implies the very misunderstanding of "rights" that I am talking about.
Are you suggesting I have the 'right' to pay taxes in any manner I wish? That probate is whatever the folks who happen to decide it is in this case.
Recognizing gay marriage isn't getting government out of the way of my bliss.
That is already the status quo, unless you have evidence of government intrusion when people decide to consider themselves married.
It is placing a obligation on the government to view my [hypothetical] union in a certain manner and bestow benefits of a certain status.
All Redd [Foxx] did all day was coke, grass and ****. . .
So our first network taping, name in big letters right on the set, Redd doesn't arrive at curtain call.
I go back to his dressing room, all I see is the girl doing his hair is sitting on him.
So I see her body, her dress, and his legs.
I say, Redd, don't you know we're on camera?
Redd sticks his head up from between the hairdresser's legs and asks indignantly. . .
"Can't a man relax?"
- Bob Einstein