It’s been a great week for America. History was made on Friday as The Supreme Court ruled to allow same-sex marriage in all 50 states. While this great victory has been met with so much joy and elation for most, unfortunately there are still some people that will never be able to accept it. To those people, I offer you these thoughts:
– If you want to make it a religious argument, then ask yourself this question: What would Jesus think? Would the Prince of Peace really endorse this behavior? While he might not necessarily agree with the Supreme Court’s ruling to legalize gay marriage, and while he might not agree with the LGBT lifestyle, ultimately he would still extend his hand in friendship to his fellow man. That is the point that so many Christians are missing. Feel free to disagree all you want, but stop putting people down and spewing your homophobia. MORE
It happened: The Greek people voted Sunday against the last major bailout package the European establishment had offered it, throwing its future within the eurozone in jeopardy. The result was a big victory for Prime Minster Alexis Tsipras, the leftist firebrand who lead the Syriza party to victory at the beginning of the year.
And although U.S. futures sold off initially overnight, word that Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis had resigned on Tsipras’ request boosted sentiment and has mostly contained the fallout on Wall Street in Monday’s trading. MORE