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April 2, 2011

Worth Saying, Over and Over...

I got this from Alexander's blog:

When You’re Straight…
You get your name in the paper for getting married.
You get looks of admiration when you hold your partner’s hand.
You get a tax break for being married.
You get to keep your kids no matter how bad a parent you are.
You get to stay in the military if you engage in non-consensual sex.
You get AIDS, and you’re an “innocent victim.”
You have a life.
You Stand up for your rights and it makes you a “participatory citizen.”
BUT…..
When You’re Lesbian or Gay…
You get your name in the paper for committing sodomy.
You get spat upon and jeered at when you hold your partner’s hand.
You can’t get married.
You get your kids taken away from you no matter how good a parent you are.
You get kicked out of the military if you engage in consensual sex.
You get AIDS, and you obviously “deserve it.”
You have a “lifestyle.” not a Life
You Stand up for your rights and it makes you a “militant homosexual.”
STOP THE HATRED.
Thank you my blogging friend, I could not have said it better!

Over and "Out" from a lesser place, here in Portsmouth, VA



5 comments:

jaygeemmm said...

Excellent! And 100% true. Thanks.

Peace <3
Jay

john said...

Things to ponder and wonder, why they are this way....

truthspew said...

The old double standard is still fully in play in society.

Ur-spo said...

Indeed !

Thank you for stopping by the other day.

BosGuy said...

On the positive side... when you're gay you get to play with other guys' penis... ;-)

Just looking for the silver lining.

BosGuy

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