Responding to the SLC protests over Prop 8

November 8, 2008

Recently there has been a lot of postmortem on the two sides of the proposition 8 issue.  Most of it has been because of the reactions of the pro Same Sex Marriage (SSM) side. I hate wading into this but yet I feel like I have to because I have heard many of these arguments before.

While I may be less sure of my position now then I was a few years ago let me make some basic observations.

On balance gay marriage, regardless of the novelty, is still something done by a very few, according to stats Canada since the allowance of SSM in 2005 only 16% of Gays and Lesbians are married.  Read the rest of this entry »


Prop 8 is half way there

November 5, 2008

so far as of nearly midnight in California…

Proposition 8-Same Sex Marriage Ban

All Precincts Totals

Choice Votes %
Yes 2,984,218 52.5%
No 2,696,629 47.5%

48% of precincts reporting

Updated 11/04 11:45PM

As listed in the SF Gate Website