Gay-Marriage Debate Literally Coming to a Head

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For the first time ever, a poll shows that more Americans support the right of gay people to marry than those who oppose it, 52-46, according to CNN. That's a major milestone in itself, but what's more, gay-marriage supporters could not ask for a better symbolic representation of America's changing attitudes than the one in this graph. [tag me with a spoon, FiveThirtyEight]