Category Archives: Forced Birth

People who need an abortion, need an abortion

“‘Some Say,’ Some Said” DC insider gossip rag Der Tiger Beat auf dem Potomac (thanks Charlie with an assist from MPS patron saint Watertiger) has a stupid article up (hard to believe, I know) in the category of Dems Are … Continue reading

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Area Billionaire Not So Bad, Maybe

Ah, Texas, America’s Lab for Bad Policy, which prides itself on poaching company headquarters to move to its libertarian paradise, is having a bit of a PR problem: Salesforce offers to relocate employees and their families after Texas abortion law … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News You just cannot make up merde like this out of Texas, America’s Lab for Bad Policy: This is an incredibly bizarre statement. When asked why sex assault victims who get pregnant have to carry to term under … Continue reading

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On This Date…

Notorious Hate Gobliness Phyllis Schlafly shuffled off this mortal coil in 2016, but we’re sure where’er she’s got to, she’s applauding a man, Greg Abbott, and Texas for realizing her fondest dream of oppressing the skirts everywhere.

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Tip Line Is Open For Turning In Your Neighbors, Texas!

Who couldda seen this coming?  The tip line for Texas’ new Stasi law —in which you can turn your neighbor in for having an abortion or anyone for helping her— got slammed: TikTokers flood Texas abortion whistleblower site with Shrek … Continue reading

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Texas: You Will Have Your Rapist’s Baby

Der Tiger Beat auf dem Potomac (thanks Charlie and Watertiger!) morning email thingie lead the morning email thingie with a splash of cold, Texas water (polluted and unpalatable): A few realities a day after the Supreme Court abortion decision: 1) … Continue reading

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(UPDATED) That Didn’t Take Long

BREAKING: Florida's Senate President announces that they will be passing a model of the Texas abortion law. — No Lie with Brian Tyler Cohen (@NoLieWithBTC) September 2, 2021 And now vigilantes are empowered across the New Confederacy, from Texastan to … Continue reading

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SCOTUS Says Y’all Will Have Y’all’s Rapists Baby, Y’all

Der Tiger Beat auf dem Potomac (H/T Charlie Pierce and our patron saint, Watertiger) goes long in the morning email over the failure of the SCOTUS to stop Y’all Qaeda in Texas, America’s Lab For Bad Policy: BREAKING OVERNIGHT: The … Continue reading

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Texas’ Taliban Ends Abortion

The Right To Life Ends At Birth I’m probably not the right person to opine on this, being neither religious, Texan (redundant?) or a woman, but the facts on the ground are that as of midnight last night, abortion is … Continue reading

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Some Fries With Your Stupid?

FACT: Even the Taliban oppose abortion. #txlege https://t.co/6SD9KfsMn3 — Matt Schaefer (@RepMattSchaefer) July 26, 2021 Republican state Rep. Matt Schaefer seems to think that his ultra-conservative position on forced birth reflects positively on himself because, you know: TALIBAN. Everyone in … Continue reading

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