While I may not like the liberal bent of my home state, I can, at least, have my say by voting, as is our constitutional right. The fact that the CA Supreme Court, by a 4-3 margin, overruled 61% of the voters and legalized same-sex marriage scares the bejabbers out of me.
Where does the power grab end, and what importance does my vote actually have anymore? What does a majority win mean if a body of seven unelected officials can arbitrarily overturn the results? I think these folks see us as the “little people” who are too stupid to dress and feed ourselves and need Big Brother to step in and do our thinking for us.
“Yes, yes, you squeezy little
This makes my bellybutton invert. This isn’t about the gay marriage issue, but about hijacking our votes – the will of the people. We are only relevant as long as the Supreme Court allows us to be. Don’t look to
So the next commercial or politician I see who shows off his pearly whites while imploring us to “get out and vote,” my reply might be, “why?”
What in the hell has happened to this country?