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May 18, 2012 12:00 AM

Another pointless debate

It was certainly a relief when Rick Santorum’s quiet exit from the presidential campaign seemed to quiet the “debate” on contraception (one that very few of us were interested in having to begin with.) Now, I thought, we can turn our attention away from hopelessly divisive and ultimately pointless discussions like that one and concentrate on more practical, down-to-earth issues that affect every American on a daily basis. Issues like ... gay marriage? Oh boy, here we go again.

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