While nobody probably cares, I would like to point out that this move by traditionalists probably does considerably more to destroy traditional marriage in the long run than gay activists could ever do. My argument for such was presented in this old thread....
http://www.debatepolitics.com/sex-an...lculation.html (NOM Marriage Miscalculation)
Briefing Report: The Failure of the Single Parent Family Parental Rights
Children of single parents are susceptible to psychological issues, emotional problems and social difficulties, and need the extra attention and care to help them cope with their situation...When the stress levels increase as they so often do, members of single parent homes can develop problematic relationships, leading to further estrangement and isolation for children.
Children of Single Parent Homes | Child Care Finders - All you need to know about child care.
And, for those of you who have seen me debate this topic before...you know what's coming next.
"Never fear. Him is here" - Captain Chaos (Dom DeLuise), Cannonball Run
Mace Windu: Then our worst fears have been realized. We must move quickly if the Jedi Order is to survive.
Here let me end this debate it really doesn't matter if a Gay Couple can or can't raise a child what this vote came down to was the Elected officials in the State of Maine decide to enacted a Law with-out the Citz. of Maine's imput we the Citz said woh not so fast folks. Got it put onto the Ballet and we the Citz of Maine used OUR 1ST ADM. RIGHTS AND VOTED.