Huntsman supports civil unions

Huntsman supports same-sex civil unions SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) – The republican governor of Utah, Jon Huntsman Jr., is dropping a big, fat political bombshell right in the middle of the state capitol. He is endorsing same sex civil unions, and that has made Huntsman a hero to some Utahns and a traitor […]

CA Supreme Court to hear Prop 8 appeal

California high court will hear appeal of gay marriage measure – CNN.com (CNN) — California’s Supreme Court said Wednesday that it will hear the appeal of a challenge to Proposition 8, a voter-approved measure outlawing gay marriage. California’s voter-approved measure banning gay marriage has sparked protests throughout the state. In a written statement, the court […]

Fingers crossed

The drive to defeat Prop 8 isn’t completely dead yet … seems the proponents of Prop 8 didn’t get legislative approval for a Constitutional revision before placing the prop on the ballot; so it’s possible that Prop 8 constitutes an unlawful amendment. Keeping my fingers crossed. Same-sex marriage ban wins; opponents sue to block measure […]

Poetry Friday (and it’s a doozy)

HEY ALLEN GINSBERG WHERE HAVE YOU GONE AND WHAT WOULD YOU THINK OF MY DRUGS? A mouse went to see his mother. When his car broke down he bought a bike. When the bike wore out he bought skates. When the skates wore down he ran. He ran until his sneakers wore through. Then he […]

Outstanding!

California ban on same-sex marriage struck down (CNN) — In a much-anticipated 4-3 ruling issued Thursday, the California Supreme Court struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage as unconstitutional The ruling clears the way for the state to become the second to legalize same-sex marriage. Several gay and lesbian couples — along with the […]