I’m happy with my marriage. But I will not use that fact to deny others with opposite marital fortunes a legal option to change their life directions. Who gives people the right to shove their beliefs down the throats of others, anyway?
Speaking of ugly spats, will the warning sounded off by Beijing quell the Hong Kong protests? Apparently, soldiers, or police, or anti-riot forces — call them whatever you like — are already positioned at the Hong Kong border just waiting for their orders to strut their stuff.
China has released a “dramatic video” showing off its military might as the commander of the People’s Liberation Army warned that they are “determined to protect national sovereignty, security, stability and the prosperity of Hong Kong.”
I know some people who’ll be truly giddy with this piece of news: The USS Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group are currently anchored at the Manila Bay for a port visit. Now, please don’t get your hopes up. The Americans are NOT touching China.