That's what the theocon right would have you think of this couple of 55 years. The proof that they're wrong on this is in front of your eyes. And mine are filled with tears.

If you have photographs of weddings today in California, send them.

(Photo: Same-sex couple Del Martin (L) and Phyllis Lyon (R) exchange rings as they are married by San Francisco mayor Gavin Newsom in a private ceremony at San Francisco City Hall June 16, 2008 in San Francisco, California. Martin and Lyon were the first couples to be married in San Francisco as same-sex marriages become legal in California. By Marcio Jose Sanchez-Pool/Getty Images.)

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