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Oklahoma Republican's Bill Would Block Same-Sex Marriage By Stopping ALL Marriages (TEXT and VIDEO)

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A Republican lawmaker in Oklahoma has proposed a controversial way to stopping same-sex marriages in the state. According to, state Rep. Mike Turner (R) has proposed scrapping marriage in the state altogether.

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Sue Matheson (79)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 12:16 pm

Arielle S (313)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 12:20 pm
LOL - do these folks lie awake at night trying to come up with wacko ideas or what?

Birgit W (160)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 1:34 pm
Noted, thanks.

Birgit W (160)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 1:39 pm
I wonder where they get all those nut heads from. It is hilarious.

Past Member (0)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 2:25 pm
If Turner is really serious about abolishing all marriages, I'll bet his wife is on board.

Past Member (0)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 4:00 pm
These headcases are really irrational.

Elizabeth M (65)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 4:10 pm
Like I said yesterday the crazies are coming out of the woodwork.
Thanks Carrie for this hillarious information.

Joanne Dixon (38)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 4:15 pm
Very funny. Unusually consistent for a Republican. Usually they are all "What's mine is mine and what's yours is mine."

Past Member (0)
Saturday January 25, 2014, 7:02 pm
I don't know what to say.........

Nancy C (806)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 5:03 am
This is called desperation!!!

lisa O (6)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 5:33 am
I have never seen the benefits of marriage, why government needs to be involved at all with people's personal lives is beyond me. I have 2 children from a 20 year long relationship, and no marriage certificate. This man could be on to a freeing opportunity!

Lona G (80)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 8:44 am
Thank goodness Rian Kiesel has kept his wits about him and shows what the final result of Mike Turner's final bid on "the only way to keep same-sex marriage illegal in the state while still defending the U.S. Constitution" and that would be that ALL marriages would be illegal. Oh sure, that would get the vote of the people of Oklahoma.

Oh, but wait. The next step would be that Church marriage would become the 'legal' sidekick again. Since you don't want the state regulating marriage, you'd definitely would want the Church to regulate it, wouldn't you. But then, that is what this is all about isn't it. The Christian Right doesn't want same-sex marriage. LOL

Jae A (316)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 3:42 pm
That would without a doubt upset a lot of kiss'n cousins in Okla. me thinketh..........Other than that thought I am 'almost' speechless......The GOP bulbs grow dimmer with every idea/statement they make ......sigh...when not LOL at this one for sure !

Suzanne O (33)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 6:05 pm
One issue, I wish would just go away. It is a private matter between two people. Let people be people. Who they love or marry is not the governments business.

Katie and Bill D (107)
Sunday January 26, 2014, 7:39 pm
Thank You Carrie

Winn A (179)
Monday January 27, 2014, 7:21 am
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