Category Archives: Choice

‘Oops,’ Said Justice Coathangers

  Amy Coney Barrett failed to disclose talks on Roe v. Wade hosted by anti-abortion groups on Senate paperwork Judge Amy Coney Barrett failed to disclose two talks she gave in 2013 hosted by two anti-abortion student groups on paperwork … Continue reading

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‘When someone shows you who they are believe them; the first time’, Cont.

As you guys know, I’m a big believer in what I call the Ivins Rule (may the Blessed Molly Ivins memory be a joy): don’t listen to what they say, look at their record. Here’s some more of Justice Gilead’s … Continue reading

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What’s The Rush, Lindsey?

Axios gives us a hint of the mad dash that Senatorette Lady G is going to make to cram Justice Gilead onto the court: Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) told Fox News Saturday he expects confirmation hearings on … Continue reading

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Evangelicals Have Always Blamed Eve

Trump’s Supreme Court pick Amy Coney Barrett leaves her Indiana home with her husband and children to fly to D.C. where she is set to be officially announced as the nominee to replace RBG One of the comments I remember … Continue reading

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Kavanaugh Shows Us His Stuff (eww, gross!)

CNN: EXCLUSIVE: How Brett Kavanaugh tried to sidestep abortion and Trump financial docs cases And that’s all you really need to know: Brett Kavanaugh, the virgin mayor of Keg City, was trying to do PR damage, but arguing to leave … Continue reading

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Bad Signs, Cont.

Anti-maskers protesting @boisemayor mask mandate which starts tomorrow. I don’t want to mansplain to her how pregnancy works… pic.twitter.com/dathkUjrtG — Brad Bigford, NP (@mursebigford) July 3, 2020 As one of her respondents said, “That’s not where you’re supposed to put … Continue reading

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BREAKING: SCOTUS strikes down abortion restrictions in LA

Axios Alert: The Supreme Court struck down abortion restrictions in Louisiana on Monday, a sign that even if the court’s newly expanded conservative majority wants to chip away at abortion rights, it will likely do so incrementally. Why it matters: … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink (Golden Schlafly Edition)

Happy Hour News Briefs It was all a con-job: Roe v Wade: Woman behind US abortion ruling was paid to recant The woman behind the 1973 ruling legalising abortion in the US is seen admitting in a new documentary that … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs Our old pal Janet ‘Heartbeat Bill’ Porter (née Folger) is at it again, and this one is loopier than most of her other psycho-sexual scolds: “How dare they jail pastors and close the doors of the … Continue reading

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#MoscowMitch, At Your Cervix!

NYTimes: “Senator Mitch McConnell is about to plunge the Senate into the nation’s culture wars with votes on bills to sharply restrict access to late-term abortions and threaten some doctors who perform them with criminal penalties, signaling that Republicans plan … Continue reading

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