Posted by: Lisa Pampuch | November 17, 2009

Logical conclusion of marriage inequality arguments

Inspired by Rhode Island Gov. Don Carcieri’s veto of a bill that would allow domestic partners to make funeral and burial plans for their partners, Stephen Colbert takes marriage equality opposition to its logical conclusion:

It might be time to bar gays from having funerals. … I am in favor of civil end-of-life ceremonies. … We shouldn’t have to watch these people flaunt their alternative ‘death style.’ … If gay couples are going to die in accordance with their present legal standing, they need to be dead the same way we want them to live: Invisibly.

Watch the full clip at Colbert Nation.


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