Supreme Court weighs baker's refusal to make cake for gay couple

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  1. Zambo

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    The penis goes in the vagina. It’s science, I checked. Who here is opposed to science?

    On another note, I want to marry my truck.
     
    • AlexDaGator

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      If the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster is willing to wed you to your truck, then who am I to oppose it?
      Why would I give a fcuk? It makes absolutely no difference in my life.





      (although we both know the truck could have done a lot better)








      Alex.
       
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        :lol:

        And here's the thing, most conservatives I know would say that Zambo has a right to marry that truck in a civil union if he is so inclined. Now, they may rightfully think he's looney tunes but it's a free country. The liberals I know would demand that there is nothing out of the ordinary with marrying a truck and in the name of inclusion we ALL should make accommodation for Zambo and his truck. For instance, the motel where Zambo and his F-150 want to spend their honeymoon should be forced to install a garage door on their room to accomodate the two lovers. Not doing so would be truckist, discriminatory and mean.
         
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          Would you penis then go in the gas hole?


          On a side note, I only eat heterosexual cake served on a cis gender normative plate with a fork, thank you.
           
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          Well... what was the ruling?
           
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          NPR was reporting he would not sell a generic cake? Complete refusal of service.

           
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          In an interview on tv this morning, he stated he would be happy to sell a generic cake, but wasn't going to create a special cake.
           
        • AlexDaGator

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          My understanding is that they asked for a custom cake; not a generic one.


          Alex.
           
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          How stupid is the ridiculous claim about the "generic cake." I'm sick and tired of these liberals shoving their agendas on me and affecting my liberties with their childish sensitivities.
           
          • AugustaGator

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            Lots of agendas out there.

            It's a damn shame we are this dumb to burn up all kinds of resources.

            Mole hill. Leave the baker alone.
             
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              I love the presentation of facts by our press.
               
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              I Love My Truck
              Well, it'll just get you down
              If you let life get to you
              Cause everybody's saying something
              None of it's true

              Well, I just don't care
              When them times get hard
              Cause I got everything I need
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                Is the your city council theme song? :)
                 
              • AlexDaGator

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                Today, December 6th, is the Feast Day of St. Nicholas. Yes Virginia, there REALLY is a Santa Claus (but he never lived at the North Pole or owned any reindeer).

                [​IMG]


                Alex.
                 
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                So was the cake case heard today? I get all my news right here.
                 
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                We’ll know by mid 2018.


                Alex.
                 
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                Heard a summary of the arguments yesterday. Apparently the anti-religious bias virulently expressed by the commission that issued the rulings against the baker became a focal point of the arguments. No prediction on the outcome, but it is a very interesting test of religious freedom vs. a civil right to service.

                I was driving, but I think I heard them say one of the justices (Kennedy?) asked, “What if a Christian demanded a gay baker make a cake with a bible quote condemning homosexual practice?”
                 
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                  What if I asked a Muslim baker to make me a Mohammed cartoon cake?

                  BAKE THE CAKE CITIZEN!


                  Alex.
                   
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                    Exactly. You’d posted those analogies the other day and that is the line of inquiry that disturbed Kennedy. The lawyer for the Oregon commission had no answer.
                     
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                    BAKE THE CAKE CITIZEN!

                    Man, I need to make that into a tee shirt.
                     

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