Today in Tautology

Ladies and Gentlemen, I give you Rick Santorum and a definition of marriage:

Hmm. Perhaps the Senator would be in interested in my post from June:  Redefining Marriage, because it ends up that it ain’t as easy as he is making it out to be.

h/t: ThinkProgress

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Steven L. Taylor is a Professor of Political Science and a College of Arts and Sciences Dean. His main areas of expertise include parties, elections, and the institutional design of democracies. His most recent book is the co-authored A Different Democracy: American Government in a 31-Country Perspective. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Texas and his BA from the University of California, Irvine. He has been blogging since 2003 (originally at the now defunct Poliblog). Follow Steven on Twitter


  1. Ken says:

    Allow me to be the first to go for the easy joke about beer being frothy.

  2. Ernieyeball says:

    Marriage is a lot like cheap wine in a box if you wed an alcoholic.

  3. Scott O. says: