Conversely, 60 percent of people opposed same-sex marriage in 2004, compared to 51 percent in 2008 and 43 percent in 2012.
The Pew Center also catalogs how opposition to same-sex marriage has decreased in every age, ethnic and gender demographic since 2004, and has even gone down among evangelical Christians and Catholics.
They pull out the Orange Is The New Black "chocolate and vanilla swirl" reference.
I'm down with the swirl too.' From black guys: 'Why are you going out with that white boy?
In this melting pot of a world, interracial relationships are actually quite common.
One of the funniest things I have heard regarding my interracial marriage was from my sister (who is black and is married to a black man). Word Press"I'm sure you two voted for Obama (of course we did).
As people of different races get to know each other better through advances in media and travel, the differences between them naturally blur, and similarities become more obvious.
Still, mixed-race relationships can pose unique challenges.
Between 15-17 percent of same-sex couples in Georgia are interracial, according to the Williams Institute.
Pat Cassano, assistant professor of nutritional sciences, and Ron Booker, associate professor of neurobiology and behavior, are an interracial couple who have been together since she was 19 and he was 20 years old, about 31 years ago.