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CoolEdge - How the SSM “anti-polygamy” movement turned into Animal Farm - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJ
Thousands of years of history, with rules developed to make a society function better ... but you have it figured out they were wrong. "zero bearing on my life as I'm neither gay nor a polygamist." yeah right ... giving entitlements to any "marriages" you don't perceive as influencing your life should be allowed. You know the original colonies demanded their residents attend church…
WarCry - How the SSM “anti-polygamy” movement turned into Animal Farm - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJ
Morality cannot be legislated. Period. When you start making morality laws, then freedom doesn't exist any more. While some might laugh at using the example, look at the movie DEMOLITION MAN. One of the running gags in that movie is when someone says a "bad word", Big-Brother-Is-Always-Listening computer buzzes and issues a fine for a "violation of the verbal moralities code". If that's…
WarCry - How the SSM “anti-polygamy” movement turned into Animal Farm - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJ
Some monogamists "marry" underage kids, too. But that's breaking the law, same as it would be if polygamy was made legal. You're using deviant cases like Warren Jeffs to paint a picture of a whole host of people, and that's no more justified that calling the entire Catholic church pedophiles or all men serial killers because of John Wayne Gacy. You cannot paint with that broad of a…
Quijote57 - How the SSM “anti-polygamy” movement turned into Animal Farm - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJ
The Founding Fathers most likely did not intend for political liberty to include freedom to practice immorality. Liberty is too often confused with license. Yes, some of the Founders had immoral relationships (the supposed relationship between Jefferson and his female slave, for instance), but I don't think they intended for those to be codified as legal in all the states. And I don't think…
Quijote57 - How the SSM “anti-polygamy” movement turned into Animal Farm - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJ
You make valid arguments except this: in some instances, the polygamist marries an under-aged teenager who does not or cannot consent.

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A man was walking toward Hannibal Middle School with what appeared to be a handgun

Both Hannibal High School and Hannibal Middle School were on lock down for approximately an hour Tuesday afternoon.

22 year old Richard Kind of Hannibal is being held at the Marion County Jail on an outstanding warrant after his arrest Tuesday afternoon.

The incident began shortly after 1 o'clock when police received a report that a man was walking toward Hannibal Middle School with what appeared to be a handgun.

Hannibal Police Chief Lyndel Davis said an officer was on the scene within two minutes.

“The officer went out to try and make contact, there was a verbal exchange, the individual would not comply with the officer’s request to stop and talk to him,” said Davis. “He actually became verbally hostile and then fled.”

The officer chased Kind through the Catholic Cemetery and through the Park United Methodist Church parking lot. The officer lost sight of Kind.

Police then received a call that a man matching Kind's description had entered an unsecured door in the rear of the YMCA.

Kind was arrested without resistance after several officers arrived on the scene.

Police have not yet recovered a gun.


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