Make Homosexuals Marry!

Via on Jun 19, 2010

Marriage sucks—overturn Prop 8!

This video comes via MakeHomosexualsMarry.org:

“Prop 8, what a f#cking farce! Why should they live the dream, having sex with whoever they please, partying all night, sleeping all day, drinking like they’re on some permanent spring break – Let them SUFFER marriage just like us heterosexuals!” ~ Kontraband

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“If you disagree with the Homosexual lifestyle, support overturning Prop 8 + make them get married, like the rest of us.”

Love it. Finally, a brilliantly executed rejoinder to those “family values” types who want to take away basic human rights from a huge subset of We the People.

Many of us who see gay marriage rights as a basic civil rights issue laugh, when we consider that the Christian Right is fighting tooth and nail to prevent our brothers and sisters from being able to do one of the hardest things known to Hu-man: live together in loving harmony.

Finally, a video captures the whole sorry farce. What the eff are we afraid of!?

About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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6 Responses to “Make Homosexuals Marry!”

  1. Lea Anna says:

    This is simply fabulous. Couldn't be more true or effective.

  2. via http://www.facebook.com/elephantjournal

    Kate
    so true. how depressing.

    Kathleen W
    Why should we heterosexual married people be the only ones in misery??

    Jolinda
    Lol! Kathleen! Yes, equality for all!

  3. In the immortal words of Kinky Friedman (quote by none other than me in a recent Elephant piece: "I support gay marriage because I believe they have a right to be as miserable as the rest of us."

  4. annie says:

    I never said marriage was easy or perfect. I object to trying to sell the point that everyone should have access to it by painting it as a punishment b/c it implies that those opposed should want gays to marriage so that they will be punished – for their “lifestyle choice”.

    Satire is fine and I did get that – I just don’t think it works here, but instead of debating my point, you sneer.

    Marriage is not awful. It’s a relationship with ebb and flow like other relationships. And I am standing by my assertion that this vid preaches to the choir and therefore, doesn’t do the cause any good.

    Gays who want to marry – and they should be able to – value the institution. This vid ridicules them too.

  5. Riiiight. Marriage is easy, perfect…and, apparently, those who love it have no sense of humor. It's satire, Annie!

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