This year, Electic Daisy Carnival partnered with a Las Vegas wedding chapel to offer ceremonies on the site of the huge electronic music festival. We talk to one of the ministers about his experience performing marriages and commitment ceremonies at the music festival.
Same-sex couples aren't waiting for the Supreme Court to hear a challenge to the Defense of Marriage Act. They're already getting married, and even holding commitment ceremonies in states like Nevada where same-sex marriage is banned by law.
Novelist Jane Smiley has written about campus life, farm life in the Midwest, realtors in New England and many other facets of American life. Her latest novel is Private Life, which follows the life of an unlucky woman who marries well but finds other problems that confront her.