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Posted: December 10, 2012 at 4:21 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “It’s really wonderful. A new civil right is going to be recognized in this great civil institution.” Mayor Mike McGinn of Seattle, where more than 100 weddings were performed at City Hall on the first day same-sex couples could wed after Washington’s gay-marriage law took effect Article, this page

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