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Memorial Day Sunday 2012 was a historic day at our church, Highland Baptist of Louisville. Why? We ordained someone to the ministry. "So what?" you say. "Churches do that all the time." True, ...
by bmaples
Comment Count 33 comments on Tue May 29, 2012 at 11:22 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
In case you're not aware, the people of the District of Columbia are governed not by our city government, but by Congress. Unlike the citizens of every state in the union, our local government ...
by mistersite
Comment Count 44 comments on Mon Nov 01, 2010 at 10:20 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Boy, oh boy. There sure has been a lot of cheering and moaning about U.S. District Chief Judge Vaughn R. Walker's decision to declare unconstitutional a voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage.
by Steve Masover
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Aug 06, 2010 at 08:44 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Yesterday, Andrew Sullivan wrote that he believed Walker may have overreached in his decision legalizing equal marriage when he stated: “the exclusion exists as an artifact of ...
by NCJan
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Aug 06, 2010 at 06:56 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Seek this [alternate diary for further updates http://www.dailykos.com/story/2009/11/3/800260/-Alternative-Maine-Results-Thread-%28Updated-X11%29] - thanks fladem! :: UPDATE: Adam ...
by Spud1
Comment Count 1235 comments on Tue Nov 03, 2009 at 05:01 PM PST with 395 Recommends
Cross posted at Dirigo Blue I'll guess that Stand for Marriage Maine (S4MM) already had the ad buy in place, and that despite yesterday's ruling ...
by Spud1
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Oct 16, 2009 at 08:51 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Cross posted at Dirigo Blue Stand for Marriage Maine (S4MM) will begin to run its first TV ad today. As expected, it does not affirm traditional ...
by Spud1
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Sep 15, 2009 at 05:02 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
The much awaited spin-off of last summer's hit series, Yes on 8 , is now ready to launch its new season. The same drama, the same white-knuckle fear, featuring an all-new ...
by Chino Blanco
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Sep 15, 2009 at 03:29 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Cross posted at Dirigo Blue The Portland Press Herald has this opinion piece this morning,
by Spud1
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Sep 14, 2009 at 05:01 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Cross posted at Dirigo Blue Bob Emrich, one of the founders of Stand for Marriage Maine (S4MM), has an opinion piece in today's Bangor Daily ...
by Spud1
Comment Count 80 comments on Wed Sep 02, 2009 at 01:45 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Cross posted at Turn Maine Blue A political action committee formed by James Dobson's fundamentalist Christian group, Focus on the Family, has ...
by Spud1
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Jul 15, 2009 at 06:03 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Like many LGBT Obama supporters, I'm angry at this administration - angry at the clear lack of any concrete action demonstrating President Obama's "fierce advocacy" of our rights. I know that Obama ...
by CPT Doom
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri May 29, 2009 at 12:53 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Like so many others today, I am speechless with impotent rage and disgust. I don't know really, how to use it productively. But when I think about you, what I think of is how you always find things ...
by azrefugee
Comment Count 105 comments on Tue May 26, 2009 at 04:35 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
We've been together for a while now and it's getting serious. And we're both at the age now where we see everyone around us getting married, and we kind of think that we ought to be getting married ...
by ipso
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue May 26, 2009 at 11:27 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
As you know, today Gov. John Baldacci of Maine signed L.D. 1020, An Act To End Discrimination in Civil Marriage and Affirm Religious Freedom. This law removes all reference to gender in Maine's ...
by Spud1
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed May 06, 2009 at 10:57 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Please excuse the brevity of this diary: Tuesday, 5 May, the Maine House takes up debate on L.D. 1020, An Act To End ...
by Spud1
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon May 04, 2009 at 02:42 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
This morning, gay people got married in Iowa. The Des Moines Register has all the details here : ...
by Elise
Comment Count 51 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2009 at 09:41 AM PDT with 64 Recommends
The so-called National Organization for Marriage (but you can call it the National Organization for Straight Folks Getting Hitched but No One Else, No Way) has put out talking points for ...
by maineiac
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2009 at 07:32 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Chuck Norris, that bastion of mediocrity, best buddy to Mike Huckabee, internet phenom, and disgustingly uninformed conservative, ...
by Kaity
Comment Count 89 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2008 at 07:46 PM PST with 18 Recommends
The United Church of Christ (UCC) has filed a petition with the Supreme Court of California to have the recently approved Proposition 8 overturned. ...
by pucknomad
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2008 at 05:43 AM PST with 27 Recommends