and add humor to the debate.
They'll stand up and fight,
say "Don't take our rights!"
"If it's religious it's not hate!"
So, the newest argument from the religious leaders is that the legalization of same-sex marriage will cause them to be seen as bigots(PDF), therefore the marriages should not be allowed.
"As religious leaders across a wide variety of faith communities,
we join together to affirm that marriage in its true definition must
be protected for its own sake and for the good of society."
"In short, the refusal of these religious organizations to treat
a same-sex sexual relationship as if it were a marriage
marked them and their members as bigots, subjecting them
to the full arsenal of government punishments
and pressures reserved for racists."
Hey guys, I have a secret for you...
If you don't want to be seen as bigots the DON'T ACT LIKE A BIGOT.