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How Much Is Australia’s Marriage Ban Costing the Country? Oh, Just $700 Million

That’s what you get when you have 50,000 same-sex couples, more than half saying they would legally marry if they could, and the average wedding ceremony costing $28,000. Of course the figure comes from Australian Marriage Equality, and you know how those homosexual activists always rig things in their favor. [SM]

On:           Jan 31, 2010
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    • Andrew

      Australia is very odd. Polls consistently show 55-60+ support for marriage equality, and yet the political establishment, even in the Labor party, is strongly Homophobic and anti-gay rights.

      Jan 31, 2010 at 1:59 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • terrwill

      I will therefore not go down, down under………….. : P

      Jan 31, 2010 at 5:07 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Drew

      Lmao Terrwill.
      It should be legal, Austrailian boys are soooo sexy

      Jan 31, 2010 at 5:44 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • simon

      Australia is a horrible, ugly place. It’s still stuck in the 1940’s. The gay community there is more concerned about dance parties than gay rights.

      Jan 31, 2010 at 6:03 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • Monsieur Wasabi

      @simon: I second that. Political activism here is very disappointing.

      Jan 31, 2010 at 9:19 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • soakman

      @Simon and Monsieur Wasabi

      I third that. I am here from the US on a visa, but I’ve been here for 5 months or so and it’s pretty bad. I’m pretty sure there’s not even one glbt youth center in all of Melbourne. I might be wrong, but if I am, I haven’t found one.

      Jan 31, 2010 at 9:33 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·
    • dontblamemeivotedforhillary

      Australians are a nation of drunks with their head in the sand!

      Feb 1, 2010 at 11:08 pm · @ReplyReply to this comment ·

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