A good friend of mine announced today that she was pregnant. After congratulating her, my first narcissistic thought was, “That’ll never be me and that sucks.” Here’s a bit of disclosure: My partner is someone 15 years my elder with pretty serious arthritis. 153 more words
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I need to get this off my chest…
Ok. As a proud gay Australian man, I find today’s decision totally disgusting. I’m not surprised by it, but none the less, it is ANOTHER step backwards for our country and it’s “equal opportunities.” It is disheartening to read that it was a unanimous vote, and it sickens me to think that we have people who are so narrow minded and ignorant running our country. 131 more words
So it turns out, our utter elation at the first signs of marital equality was completely and utterly in vain.
Although laws that permit same-sex marriage were passed and effective in Canberra, they were deemed inviable by the High Court since they do not comply with legislation at the federal level. 210 more words