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Outrage (I) (2009)

R  |   |  Documentary  |  24 April 2009 (USA)
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An indictment of closeted politicians who lobby for anti-gay legislation in the U.S.

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Elizabeth Birch ...
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Chris Bull ...
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John Byrne ...
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David Catania ...
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Gary Cathey ...
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An indictment of closeted politicians who lobby for anti-gay legislation in the U.S.

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On the DVD commentary, director Kirby Dick notes that when he attended screenings of the film during its initial release, audience members would come up to him and tell their own stories, including stories about sexual encounters, with the politicians depicted (and 'outed') in the film. See more »

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Your argument sounds more like an emotional outburst than logic.
9 May 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Here is a much better logistical argument.

1.The government is involved in marriage.

2.All adult citizens of the United States are guaranteed equal protection under law.

3.Therefore, the government has two choices.

A.Not be involved with marriage at all

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B.Treat all adult citizens equally

This whole debate is not complicated guys. So if you do not like the idea of gay marriage get used to it, because the authors of the constitution laid down the groundwork for this centuries ago.

p.s. as for your "slippery slope" theory about people one day marrying their pets, it should first be noted that a pet does not have a choice in the matter so it would not be able to be defined as marriage. The pet would not even know that it had been married. In other words, that part of your comments is laughable, and can be construed as very rude. Very similar to a comment like this, "I mean, why would anyone be religious, thats just left over tradition from cavemen." Don't be inconsiderate of others please.


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