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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.
WarCry - How the SSM “anti-polygamy” movement turned into Animal Farm - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJ
For those of you who are throwing out "Why not polygamy??!!??!" like it's some sort of moralistic insult or challenge, I have a question for you: Why NOT polygamy? As long as everyone involved is a legal, consenting adult, why the hell would you care what they're doing? Guess what? There are a LOT of multi-partner relationships going on in this country RIGHT NOW and it's not affecting…
qfingers - How the SSM “anti-polygamy” movement turned into Animal Farm - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJ
Actually there's no reason for the state to issue a marriage license at all. Read the history of it: http://macquirelatory.com/Marriage%20License%20Tr...

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And it wraps up on Saturday with the Dream Big in Color Run

TUESDAY, APRIL 22ND 
QUINCY JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL – The environmental club will be planting flowers at 14th
 and Maine in honor of Earth Day. 2:45pm 
 
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23RD 
ELLINGTON ELEMENTARY – 2ND graders will travel to the Quincy Art Center to participate in the 
SmartKids Art program. The students will tour the art center and do an art project. 9am-11am. 
 
THURSDAY, APRIL 24TH
ELLINGTON ELEMENTARY – NuFit will teach 2nd
 graders about fitness through Zumba! 1pm 
MONROE ELEMENTARY – Book Fair – 9am to 3pm. 
 
FRIDAY, APRIL 25TH
MONROE ELEMENTARY - Book Fair – 9am to 3pm 
QUINCY JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL – Symphonic Band and Orchestra travel to St Louis for a national 
competition. 
QUINCY JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL – 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Assembly – 2:10 to 2:40pm 
QUINCY JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL – Annual 7th  grade table tennis tournament – Paul Shelor, music teacher, 
organizes this annual, fun event for each grade! 2:45 to 4pm. 
 
SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH 
ADAMS ELEMENTARY – Ice Cream Social – 11am to 2pm. Families and friends are invited for ice cream 
and cake. Tickets are $2.00. There is also lunch available. The ice cream social coincides with our book 
fair where books are buy one, get one free! 
DREAM BIG IN COLOR RUN – Quincy Senior High School – 8am 
 

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