A Curious Eye

A Curious Eye

My name's Ben. I'm a 22 year-old recent grad living in Seattle. I've been told my gayness is only matched by my enthusiasm.
I post my favorite news from all around the web.
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A $6 Million Legal Bill — And A Fight For Credit In The Marriage Equality Movement

Prop 8 plaintiffs Jeff Zarrillo and Paul Katami on life after the Supreme Court

San Diego County Clerk Asks Court To Order Him Not To Marry Gay Couples

Ruling Might Also Ease the Way for Same-Sex Divorces

Said Ms. Schwartz, the lawyer in Miami Beach, “If you’re going to let people into a relationship, you’ve got to let them get out.”

The clock is ticking on N.J.'s civil unions after U.S. Supreme Court decision

Conservatives brace for `marriage revolution'

Seventy percent of white evangelicals believe that legal recognition for gay nuptials is inevitable, according to a June poll by the Pew Research Center, though just 22 percent favor it.

The gay marriage debate is over,” said Jonathan Merritt, an evangelical writer on faith and culture. “Statistically, all the numbers move in one direction.”

Santorum Demands Asylum in Russia, Claims ‘Religious Persecution’

"Moscow is hot right now in the traditional values community," says Dick Bulger of Pillar of Salt International, an organization that helps persecuted Christians flee gay oppression. "If you have a visceral hatred of homosexuals, it’s getting harder to express those views openly in intolerant cities like London, Paris, Sydney and New York."

"We are currently researching Mr. Santorum’s application," he explained. "However, an initial Google search has revealed some disturbing results and we would like to discuss these concerns with him in person.”

Note: this is satire


Wedding of Prop. 8 Plaintiffs Kris Perry and Sandy Stier—

Legislator Blocks Openly Gay Colleague From Speaking About DOMA, Cites ‘God’s Law’

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The First San Francisco Weddings After The Fall Of Proposition 8

(Source: BuzzFeed)

Judge Who Struck Down Proposition 8 Knew Case Would Go Far

Gay marriages resume in California after five-year hiatus

(Source: pflagmom, via mysocalled-gay-life)