A party like it’s 2014 (marriage equality edition)

My question for Marco Rubio is, what are you going to do about this gay marriage you are still so against? In his closing statement at last night's debate, Marco Rubio said, Our culture's in trouble. Wrong is now considered right, and right is considered wrong. All the things that once held our families together are…

Groups of people with more income are richer, Wilcox credulity edition

I'm having a hard time believing the latest Brad Wilcox marriage-promotion fake research event is as dumb as I think it is, but I think it really is. I don't use such a judgmental word lightly, but rather with a heavy heart, because it means it's time to waste another hour debunking him. The new…

The latest get-married-young thing tells you all you need to know

Just a quick note for people wondering about this new thing by Nicholas Wolfinger on Brad Wilcox's blog. He says it used to be (before 1995) that getting married young increased the odds of divorce. Since then, however, he says getting married either before or after age 32 raises the odds of divorce. Why is…

To tell the truth (right-wing front edition)

The mission of the Institute for Family Studies is "strengthening marriage and family life, and advancing the well-being of children, through research and public education." As of this morning, this includes not a single use of the words "gay," "lesbian," or "same-sex" anywhere on their website, according to Google. They routinely post links to articles…