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This Republican Only Needed 29 Seconds To Stun The Supreme Court In The Gay Marriage Debate

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 26:  Plaintiff attorney Ted Olson talks to the media after oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court, o
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 26: Plaintiff attorney Ted Olson talks to the media after oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court, on March 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. Today the high court heard arguments in California's Proposition 8, the controversial ballot initiative that defines marriage as between a man and a woman. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

The Supreme Court heard a lot of long-winded arguments for and against gay marriage, but for a brief 29 seconds, Republican lawyer Ted Olson cut straight to the heart of the debate.

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