And if the Supreme Court says that you have the right to consensual sex within your home, then you have the right to bigamy, you have the right to polygamy, you have the right to incest, you have the right to adultery. You have the right to anything. Does that undermine the fabric of our society? I would argue yes, it does. It all comes from, I would argue, this right to privacy that doesn't exist in my opinion in the United States Constitution, this right that was created, it was created in Griswold — Griswold was the contraceptive case — and abortion. And now we're just extending it out. And the further you extend it out, the more you — this freedom actually intervenes and affects the family. You say, well, it's my individual freedom. Yes, but it destroys the basic unit of our society because it condones behavior that's antithetical to strong healthy families. Whether it's polygamy, whether it's adultery, where it's sodomy, all of those things, are antithetical to a healthy, stable, traditional family.
Every society in the history of man has upheld the institution of marriage as a bond between a man and a woman. Why? Because society is based on one thing: that society is based on the future of the society. And that's what? Children. Monogamous relationships. In every society, the definition of marriage has not ever to my knowledge included homosexuality. That's not to pick on homosexuality. It's not, you know, man on child, man on dog, or whatever the case may be. It is one thing.
Rick Santorum, USATODAY.com 108 Comments
[2/28/2012 4:24:30 AM]
Fundie Index: 112
Submitted By: Rabbit of Caerbannog
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@whatever: The difference is that those two combined didn't have even a third of the power the White House currently holds. Having a man who is about as batshit as Rick to run such a government would be a remarkable concern for everyone in this planet, regardless of who they are or what they do.
3/18/2012 1:17:58 PM
Hitler could have ended up the most powerful man on the planet if the course of the war had changed, which might have done on a few occasions... El Alamein, the late invasion of Russia, the alteration of the Me262 to fighter-bomber... A united German superstate would have been a formidable World power.
5/28/2012 4:05:54 PM
"The state has no place in the bedrooms of the nation." - Pierre Elliott Trudeau
11/14/2012 8:04:18 AM
Anyone seen the new definition of 'santorum'? It's still the top result on google, I think...
11/21/2012 7:26:17 AM
I should be able to decide what kind of sex people can have.
11/23/2012 12:38:07 AM
"Rick has the rare gift of making Mitt Romney look like the sensible choice for presidential candidate."
And even Mitt the Tit failed. Which therefore brings into sharp contrast how Frothy Mixture and his ilk are even less relevant in US politics today. Especially with the parlous state the GOP is in, post-Obama's re-election; the near-terminal split in the Repubican party, with the moderates & Religious Reich tearing each other apart and all...!
Keep frothing, (P)Rick Rantsorbum. Someone just might still listen to you.
11/23/2012 9:15:47 AM
"...this right to privacy that doesn't exist in my opinion in the United States Constitution..."
Bill of Rights. Ever read it?
1/21/2013 10:55:55 AM
Big Frothy is watching you get it on.
1/21/2013 11:02:00 AM
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