Entries for April, 2012
by LauraLoo Political fodder ran amok during Saturday’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner attended by President Obama and hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. Even though Obamacare and contraception both took a few hits, the majority of the evening’s jokes were at the expense of politicians, journalists and celebrities. Email LauraLoo with your Lunch Break suggestions.
It is something no civilized nation indulges in. In societies where such practices as eating the brains of the dead (usually enemy dead, to be sure — nothing so clammy as one’s own kinfolk) occur, diseases such as kuru and equivalents often ensue, with genetic sequellae and untoward organic consequences in the long term… Not [...]
David Bowie fans will recognize the line in my subject heading from his classic song, Changes:
And these children that you spit on
As they try to change their worlds
Are immune to your consultations
They’re quite aware of what they’re going through
I thought of that line when viewing the following political cartoon by Jack Ohman at GoComics.com. Ohman is a liberal pro-choicer no less, who I’m sure doesn’t realize the tragic irony of his attempted wit…
Those children that baby boomers spit upon by promoting their abortions if inconvenient should not now be expected to give up their lifestyles for those same inconvenient baby boomers. Ohman’s cartoon signals the coming unrest.
The Lord made his people very fruitful; he made them too numerous for their foes…. ~ Psalm 105:24, New International Version
UPDATE 4/29, 1:54p: Ashley has engaged in the conversation on Twitter, fyi…
4/28, 3:14p: Pro-abortion Hollywood star Ashley Judd was one of several lesser knowns to recently mock the demise of Rick Santorum’s presidential campaign with a spoof that made analogies to abortion…
There’s a good chunk of women who overestimate the effectiveness of the pill and condoms. About 45% of a group of 4,500 women looking to use these methods as a way to not have babies, put too much faith in these anti-baby having products. problem, science says, is that people conflate “ideal use” and “typical [...]
by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli
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- Wesley J. Smith posts the latest on a study of children conceived via IVF. Research shows a 37% higher risk of birth defects – and scientists can’t find the reason for it.
by LauraLoo Email LauraLoo with your Lunch Break suggestions. [HT: Susie Allen]
Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards sent a fundraising email this morning under an ominous caption…
I guess standing with Planned Parenthood is not supposed to be fun but frightening, kind of like watching a scary murder movie…
Indeed, the letter was intended to frighten Planned Parenthood supporters that their beloved organization and cause were losing ground at great speed by listing recent pro-life accomplishments. Of course, reading this list had the opposite effect on me, as I’m sure it will you: