Thousands Protest Roe V. Wade Decision

There are 309857 comments on the Newsday story from Jan 22, 2008, titled Thousands Protest Roe V. Wade Decision. In it, Newsday reports that:

Thousands of abortion opponents marched from the National Mall to the Supreme Court on Tuesday in their annual remembrance of the court's Roe v. Wade decision.

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Gtown71

United States

#294267 Apr 29, 2013
cpeter1313 wrote:
I oppose circumcision. It is barbaric, but not necessarily insane. I don't believe a parent should e able to alter the child in any way before the age of majority--no tattoos, no piercings, nothing. Only in the case of actual medical necessity should circumcision be allowed.
BTW--it's mostly the (male) doctor who recommends circumcision, and the father who wants it.
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You think circumcision is barbaric?
abortion not?

Have you ever truly thought about it all cpeter?
Bit-O-Honey

Mooresville, NC

#294268 Apr 29, 2013
The Prince wrote:
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You are either a faux-Christian or just naieve.
LOL YOU? Calling someone ELSE a "faux christian"????

LOLOOL! The IRONY!
Bit-O-Honey

Mooresville, NC

#294269 Apr 29, 2013
The Prince wrote:
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"By your logic, foreskins are a part of a man's life. Having them removed is a form of insanity."
In a way, yes. It is a barbaric practice that has no relevence in the modern world. It is the intentional mutilation of a male child. The pagan females love it, sinc ethey hate men. I would guess you would support the mutilation of a female childs vagina, if it was a cultures tradition.
Hypocrite!
What the HELL is this idiot talking about??
Gtown71

United States

#294270 Apr 29, 2013
If the law allowed and stated that a woman may choose to abort her unborn child up to, just before giving birth,for any reason whatsoever? I wonder how many pro "choice" people on here, would still be pro choice.

Many prochoice folk would only be concerned for the safety of the "mom" that wishes to abort her unborn child at 8 1/2 months.
rosesz

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#294271 Apr 29, 2013
not a playa1965 wrote:
<quoted text>Just for the record, I am not AFRAID that anyone will change her own mind, Rose. If she does, after viewing an ultrasound she requested, I'd be thrilled.
Are you so afraid she won't ask for one, that you think she should be coerced into it? Most women do ask, you know - but those are the ones who anticipate their delivery with joy, rather than apprehension and resentment. And seriously, do you think women who DON'T want to see the ultrasound believe they're carrying a fish, or a watermelon? They know what they're pregnant with, already.
I am appalled that she may be COERCED by the State to make a choice in the state's interest rather than her own. As much as that she may be coerced by her sexual partner, to HAVE an abortion. To me, both are equally wrong, but when the State does it, it's the law, while when a partner does it, it's against the law. Doesn't make sense.
I don't think the end justifies the means on this.
As I said, any pregnant women who WANT an ultrasound done, ALREADY GET THEM, pretty much without question. And any doctor who feels it's necessary to perform one before performing an abortion, ALREADY has every opportunity to ask her if she wants to see it...just not the obligation.
And women are always free to ASK for one themselves, if they want one, Rose.
Should just make it part of the care.. and btw somewhere in some post you talked about OBs

Watching the Doctors..talkkng about ultrasound before delivery and what they tell the doc. And why they are necessary
As I said before the laws saying a woman has to look at them are weird..but the ultrasound should be done before the procedure...

Maybe with all the problems with safety at some of these clinics..even the PC politicians are for more safety..
That other garbage about putting info on the Internet that is identifying should be against HIPPA. And as I say some idiot for or against abortionstuck it in the bill as a compromise..idiots.
.TOO MUCH STUFF IS IN THE PUBLIC DOMAIN NOW. like when they published the names and addresses of those people up north who had guns registered. I am all for background checks and licensing BUT that stunt is a good argument against itIMHO..off topic I know.

ON A LIGHTER NOTE.they are talking on the Docs about baby shower gender parties..with an ultrasound and all. All the friends and family get to see it..cute idea.
Gtown71

United States

#294272 Apr 29, 2013
Bit-O-Honey wrote:
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You are a stupid man. People are not responding in a vile manner to any message from your pretend god, they're responding in a vile manner to YOU. The message doesn't mean shit, and the messinger - YOU - is an idiot.
Why are you asking about someoen elses spiritual beliefs? So you can demean them too?
I didn't know I was demeaning others spiritual beliefs. I may disagree with them, and do disagree with them, but so do they me. As far as demeaning??? I can't think of any religion that gets more of that, then christianity.

If sat night live, or many many many other shows were to do to the muslims like they do christiansv,I believe even our president wouod be comming out, demanding they stop picking at the peace loving mooslims.

Like he did over the mohammad video, which had nothing to do with his lack of action over Bengazzi.

Have a good day lady :)
Oh, and I still love ole foo :) and ak47 :)
rosesz

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#294273 Apr 29, 2013
not a playa1965 wrote:
<quoted text>We have adapted - we invented birth control, and legalized the choice to terminate when it fails. Returning to the days when abortion was criminalized, through the closing of abortion clinics, and the persecution of responsible obstetricians who know what they're doing, will only cause more deaths.
<quoted text>I'm sorry if this seems harsh, but, why is it so often about "force" with you, Rose? Force her to have an ultrasound, force the dads to pay child support, and basically attempt to 'force' her to keep her legs closed,'if she knows what's good for her'.
It doesn't work.
<quoted text>Leaving the dumber ones the only ones procreating unintentionally?
What's that going to look like in 50 years?
I know it wont happen. Only wish it had NEVER become law..Maybe it is too late to adapt back..we will never know..I think as a species we are smart enough.
As for force..using contraception is not something you can force but IT would be in her and mans self interest.!!
Still think ultrasounds are good medicine..how can a doc know the true condition of the uterus he is invading etc. I know it can be done without..but were I so inclined I would want it done

I had 2 babies without it..today it is the standard.and I would insist on the best care I could get....Progress should be a good thing..in an abortion clinic as well as an OB office

“Truly Pro-Life”

Since: Nov 11

Proudly Pro-choice

#294275 Apr 29, 2013
rosesz wrote:
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I know it wont happen. Only wish it had NEVER become law..Maybe it is too late to adapt back..we will never know..I think as a species we are smart enough.
As for force..using contraception is not something you can force but IT would be in her and mans self interest.!!
Still think ultrasounds are good medicine..how can a doc know the true condition of the uterus he is invading etc. I know it can be done without..but were I so inclined I would want it done
I had 2 babies without it..today it is the standard.and I would insist on the best care I could get....Progress should be a good thing..in an abortion clinic as well as an OB office
Standard of care is not the province of the government. It is the province of the American Medical Association, and the hospital or clinic at which the doctor practices. The government is not trained in medicine, and should not be the ones to dictate what the standard of care is, any more than insurance companies should.
JMO
Bit-O-Honey

Mooresville, NC

#294276 Apr 29, 2013
Gtown71 wrote:
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I wish he could be more of a loving person like you FECES FOR JESUS.@@
sarcasim implied :)
You act as if your so called sarcasm regarding other's not giving a damn about your jesus means something. Personally, in my view, that it pisses you off is a bonus.

Foo and the others i've read here lately are right, you're an arrogant fool, and the more you try to demand respect that YOU YOURSELF DONT GIVE to others beliefs, the more you make an idiot of yourself.
Gtown71

United States

#294279 Apr 29, 2013
Bit-O-Honey wrote:
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You act as if your so called sarcasm regarding other's not giving a damn about your jesus means something. Personally, in my view, that it pisses you off is a bonus.
Foo and the others i've read here lately are right, you're an arrogant fool, and the more you try to demand respect that YOU YOURSELF DONT GIVE to others beliefs, the more you make an idiot of yourself.
I'm sorry if you think I get "upset" over certain post. Perhaps I should, but I just don't.
I'm sure I have issues, don't we all?
What is wrong with me saying "I believe being gay, abortion, adultery, etc. Are sin and wrong? "
Many feel they are not, like foo -she feels that she is 100% right, that being gay is natural and normal, and no sin whatsoever, and she is for a womans right to choose abortion or not, but I'm pretty sure she views adultery as wrong.
What's wrong with me having a different view then you?

I mean I truly don't get it, yes I can be a jerk and sarcastic and disagree, and self centered when talking about my past, but BUT what I get back goes waaay beyound that. Vile anger towards me and my God, not just a disagreement but just flat out vile anger.

Then others mis understand my heart, and words, and go from one extreme like a smiley face to get lost you creepy?,? Whatever?!?!?

I realize I bring some things on myself, but geeeze.
If I was a pro choice person, and told half the things I did, like finding my father dead at age 9-10, there would've been many offering the condolences.

Please don't get me wrong, that is not what I want, and it has been over 30 years ago, so its not like I dwell on it or nothing.

I'm just pointing out the double standard in which many live by, and yes -me included!

I do not believe in telling people just whatever makes you happy, do it. No matter what god you go with is just fine :)

Why? Becouse I truky went from no God, to GOD in my everyday life.
This stuff is real to me?!?!?!?!
Gtown71

United States

#294280 Apr 29, 2013
Bit-O-Honey wrote:
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You act as if your so called sarcasm regarding other's not giving a damn about your jesus means something. Personally, in my view, that it pisses you off is a bonus.
Foo and the others i've read here lately are right, you're an arrogant fool, and the more you try to demand respect that YOU YOURSELF DONT GIVE to others beliefs, the more you make an idiot of yourself.
You know what, as I reread your post -you're right I can be clueless.
You cannot see, that you defend a guy called FECES FOR JESUS, to me and call me an arrogant.demeaning guy.
so thank you for pointing put, just how ignorant I can be :)
razzmatazz

Falls City, NE

#294282 Apr 29, 2013
Bit-O-Honey wrote:
<quoted text>What the HELL is this idiot talking about??
Go back to eating, Bitler.
razzmatazz

Falls City, NE

#294283 Apr 29, 2013

“Dan IS the Man”

Since: May 12

Location hidden

#294284 Apr 29, 2013
The Prince wrote:
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God gave us free will, pagan. What we do with it is our choice. Some follow his path, others decide to be gay pedophiles, lesbians homosexuals and pagan killers. Free Choice is what you make of it, not God.
And some choose to be haters and hypocrites^^^ while trying, and failing, to advertise themselves as Christians.

“Dan IS the Man”

Since: May 12

Location hidden

#294285 Apr 29, 2013
Gtown71 wrote:
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That would mean me and all other christians, some highly intellect are doing so, if that is what we are doing. It is not.
All according to who's dates you put your faith in.
Science has in the past said these fossils are this old, becouse we find them in this layer of earth, then they say this layer of earth is this old, becouse it has these fossils In it.
No G, they say they're old because they do tests like carbon dating. Science does not ask people to simply accept things on faith. Science is about researching and testing and observing, but the most important element is to allow all other interested scientist to also research and do testing. Religion asks us to simply believe something because we're told to, and that is a big difference.

“Dan IS the Man”

Since: May 12

Location hidden

#294286 Apr 29, 2013
Gtown71 wrote:
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So you know of skeleton that all scientist agree on as being here before the bible says man should've been here?
I know of many, that have been exposed as frauds or explained.
And there are many frauds in religion. How many claim to be a Prophet? How many use God to steal from people? How many have erroneously lead people to their deaths? How many fanatical cults are out there? So does that mean there are no legitimate clergy and theologians? But even the most learned and dedicated theologian takes what he believes on faith.

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#294287 Apr 29, 2013
Gtown71 wrote:
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Tell that to your friend foo, she feels she speaks for all of y'all.
You lied when you made that claim the first time, and you're lying making it AGAIN.

I said no such thing.
Plus I noticed she said I do mean things to jews.
You're lying again, since I said no such thing. Again.
My salvation is based on a Jew.
No, its based on a christian construct. Your jesus has NOTHING to do with Judaism. IF he existed, he gave it up to form a religion around himself.

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#294288 Apr 29, 2013
razzmatazz wrote:
<quoted text>LOL, we don't demean Jews. You demean God by believing in the slaughter of the unborn.
Knutbar, YOU demean humanity with your stupidity.

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#294289 Apr 29, 2013
The Prince wrote:
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Are you a faux-Christian troll? I never demened "real" Jews. grumpy is a real jew. The pagan lesbain isn't. She is a faux-jew. She uses the jewish label to justify and protect her anti-Chritian tirades. I know and associate with many people of the jewish Faith and think of them as brethern. Ask your new lesbain buddy about the idea of the "Judeo-Christian" philosophy and see her response. These are evil and vile people. They are the mouthpieces of Satan. You can kiss their azzes if you like, I know better. At some poin they wil turn on you and you will be the newest Christian "troll".
But play along for now. You are either a faux-Christian or just naieve.
You're a moron son. I am not only a Jew, but I'm MORE of a Christian than YOU will ever be.

What is it you want to know about "Judeo-Christian philosophy SPECIFICALLY? I doubt YOU know much about it.

You dont know shit.

Since: Dec 09

Location hidden

#294290 Apr 29, 2013
Gtown71 wrote:
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I have seen how she spells G-d, unless she's mad, then she has no problem spelling God, with all the trimmings .
Folks say I don't respect their religious views, or them yet so far I haven't used any vile words toward them, and have no idea who their god is, with foo it seems her god allows anything and everything, and all folks go to Heaven, even if they must go somewhere and burn off a few sins first??
Idk -What I do know, "believe" is Jesus saves.
I have seen what He can do.
He loves you and all people, and yet we see what the world thinks of Him.
They curse His name -this Man who came and died for them??
What if He wasn't even real? Still that kinda story would never warrent such a vile responce from so many???!!?
The reason people respond sooo vile toward His message, is becouse He is real, and it tears at their sin filled flesh "man", just like it did those who stoned Steven.
Foo says she is a jew????@@
May I ask if you have any spiritual beliefs?
I believe Jesus existed. I don't believe he was born of a virgin or is the son of a spiritual being. I believe he was a preacher and a good one at that. I don't believe there is a God in the sense that He is a form and He would have to be in the form of a man since the Bible refers to Him as a "he". I don't think Jesus died for our sins, I think he was arrested and crucified for breaking the laws of the Torah. So no, I guess I have no "spiritual" beliefs.

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