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Gay Men raising babies? Is this a good thing?

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Roadfamily6now

Asked by Roadfamily6now at 11:29 PM on Nov. 10, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • YES!!!! I do not see any reason why gay men or women can not raise children. they have just as much right to raise a child as anyone else.
    windyraindancer

    Answer by windyraindancer at 11:30 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • as opposed to a foster home? as opposed to parents who are abusive, drunk, on drugs and general jack-asses? If a gay man is loving, has the means and capability to raise a child (children) why on earth would it not be a good thing? Who the heck cares?
    emilex

    Answer by emilex at 11:31 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • I think that a child having two dads is way better than them not having any parents at all.
    LovingSAHMommy

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 11:31 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • im not against gay people but i think it is fair they want kids to be family then let it be you know what i mean
    SunShine07777

    Answer by SunShine07777 at 11:32 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • OMG Ricky Martin is so fine too bad no woman was able to change him :( He has 2 twin boys and maybe will be getting married soon. GL He says he wants a dd in the future.
    Butterfly1108

    Answer by Butterfly1108 at 11:32 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • Very few babies have been "accidentally" conceived by gay couples. Just sayin'.
    The gay couples that want kids are often great parents. Certainly not all, but you can say that about any population. It makes me sad that there are states that won't allow gay couples to adopt, or won't recognize the partner as a legal parent.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 11:34 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • Sexual preference has nothing to do with being a good parent.
    dmbutler

    Answer by dmbutler at 11:34 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • My cousin had surrogate twins for a gay couple. They're great parent's! They give those children everything they have to give.
    firethearson

    Answer by firethearson at 11:36 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • All sorts of people reproduce. Gay and straight. All sorts of people adopt, foster, and care for children. We don't randomly make laws saying morons or people with freckles or people with multiple DUIs or deaf people etc can't parent. So why make laws against gay men?
    ecodani

    Answer by ecodani at 11:37 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • Being straight doesn't automatically mean you are or would be a great parent.
    phoofy

    Answer by phoofy at 11:37 PM on Nov. 10, 2010

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