R.R. Reno writes, in "On the Square" (First Things, August 26, 2013), that same-sex marriage is eminently a bourgeois project that aims to enshrine libertinism as a national way of life.
[Hat tip to JM]
"What is the first business of philosophy? To part with self-conceit. ...It is impossible for anyone to begin to learn what he thinks he already knows." -- Epictetus (c. 100 A.D.)