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33. I like abortion -- there I said it.
I think every woman should have the right to get a legal, safe abortion on demand-- done by a gen-ewe-ine M.D.

But then again, I have seen someone die from an amateur one, so maybe I am just a bit biased.
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  -Okay, men, in here. Now regarding RvW and women's rights. Skidmore  Jan-31-06 01:01 PM   #0 
  - Are thoughts like these a problem with guys on DU?  Sammy Pepys   Jan-31-06 01:03 PM   #1 
  - lol lol we are a diverse lot. n/t  seabeyond   Jan-31-06 01:05 PM   #2 
  - Heck no, I kind of don't abortion as a method of....  1620rock   Jan-31-06 01:07 PM   #5 
  - i am a woman, i dont like abortion, and abosutely none of my  seabeyond   Jan-31-06 01:32 PM   #16 
  - Technically speaking, abortion IS a method of birth control  ccbombs   Jan-31-06 04:14 PM   #53 
     - rape incest death..... those exceptions absolutely state it is punishment  seabeyond   Jan-31-06 04:21 PM   #59 
     - Exactly! Most so-called 'pro lifers' are HUGE liars  ccbombs   Jan-31-06 04:30 PM   #62 
     - self-delete  wryter2000   Jan-31-06 05:26 PM   #65 
        - i dont agree with any of it. i am pointing out hypocrisy  seabeyond   Jan-31-06 06:15 PM   #69 
           - D-OH  wryter2000   Jan-31-06 06:23 PM   #70 
     - Ah, yes, but also, does  FlaGranny   Jan-31-06 04:26 PM   #60 
        - and of course our responsibility, obligation to take care of that  seabeyond   Jan-31-06 04:30 PM   #61 
        - Oh now, she can always give to some nice fundie family to raise  ccbombs   Jan-31-06 04:36 PM   #63 
  - There appears to be a theme developing in threads which  Skidmore   Jan-31-06 01:10 PM   #7 
  - I hear where you're coming from definitely...  Sammy Pepys   Jan-31-06 01:20 PM   #9 
  - The say that a man has is before conception takes place.  Skidmore   Jan-31-06 01:29 PM   #14 
  - Don't know...  Sammy Pepys   Jan-31-06 01:48 PM   #21 
  - you think it's a passive- agressive reaction because they feel "shut out"  bettyellen   Jan-31-06 01:33 PM   #17 
  - I don't know.  Sammy Pepys   Jan-31-06 01:40 PM   #19 
     - A cop out, and a passive-aggressive one at that  RazzleDazzle   Jan-31-06 03:14 PM   #39 
        - Well, speaking strictly for myself...  NaturalHigh   Feb-01-06 03:35 PM   #77 
           - Ah, a misogynist in the crowd  RazzleDazzle   Feb-01-06 06:41 PM   #78 
              - Wow, something hit a nerve there.  NaturalHigh   Feb-01-06 06:48 PM   #81 
                 - it's not that you shouldn't care if the government regulates it- you  bettyellen   Feb-01-06 09:07 PM   #92 
  - the mans choice is at the point he gives up his sperm  seabeyond   Jan-31-06 01:36 PM   #18 
  - Or the man can chose not to trust something that important to a piece of  RGBolen   Jan-31-06 02:28 PM   #28 
  - if a woman cant get a contraception cause catholics say no  seabeyond   Jan-31-06 03:41 PM   #47 
     - friend of mine who got one  RGBolen   Jan-31-06 04:01 PM   #50 
        - thats not fair. they get away with it (cause i am sure they do it  seabeyond   Jan-31-06 04:10 PM   #52 
  - Me and you both seabeyond  Yupster   Feb-02-06 10:25 PM   #98 
  - we were being wishy washy on if we wanted a second  seabeyond   Feb-02-06 11:43 PM   #102 
  - I agree.  Scout   Feb-02-06 11:29 PM   #100 
     - thats cute. i think i will steal that one from you, wink  seabeyond   Feb-02-06 11:42 PM   #101 
  - I respect that you're playing devil's advocate  wryter2000   Jan-31-06 05:29 PM   #66 
  - "why NOW and some of these groups never discuss"  Scout   Jan-31-06 02:26 PM   #27 
  - I"m responding to the way their spokespeople chew around the  Skidmore   Jan-31-06 02:40 PM   #32 
  - It's the first step to returning slavery/indentured servitude  ccbombs   Jan-31-06 04:18 PM   #56 
  - Hopefully Skidmore you live in a Blue State. Let them overturn RvW and  MJDuncan1982   Jan-31-06 04:20 PM   #58 
  - absolutely. not the majority, but plenty enough to realize they haven't  bettyellen   Jan-31-06 01:20 PM   #8 
  - Well, you all are doing good work...  Sammy Pepys   Jan-31-06 01:23 PM   #11 
  - What about women politicians like Cantwell  Hardrada   Feb-01-06 07:56 PM   #87 
  - Watch this thread....I give it  cally   Jan-31-06 01:50 PM   #22 
     - You're missing a word or two, or I'm not reading this correctly.  Skidmore   Jan-31-06 01:57 PM   #23 
     - Thanks...I fixed it..nt  cally   Jan-31-06 02:29 PM   #29 
     - It goes way beyond that  RazzleDazzle   Jan-31-06 03:17 PM   #41 
  - Who isn't getting this?  JeffR   Jan-31-06 01:05 PM   #3 
  - good question  G_j   Jan-31-06 01:06 PM   #4 
  - Thank you, as a pro-choice activist, I've been alarmed by reading DU today  Justitia   Jan-31-06 01:08 PM   #6 
  - Justitia, I think overturning Roe is the poison pill for Republicans.  Efilroft Sul   Jan-31-06 02:11 PM   #24 
     - I agree it will get worse, and it will have to get a lot worse before most  Justitia   Jan-31-06 02:24 PM   #26 
     - Anti-choice women getting abortions? I got a perfect story here.  Efilroft Sul   Jan-31-06 03:22 PM   #43 
     - Who needs Roe v. Wade...  Hell Hath No Fury   Jan-31-06 02:31 PM   #30 
     - They can erode Roe without outright overturning it.  JudyM   Feb-01-06 12:35 PM   #74 
  - It's more important than that.  China_cat   Jan-31-06 01:21 PM   #10 
  - Ya know, you're probably right, but I really object to that  RazzleDazzle   Jan-31-06 03:24 PM   #44 
     - I think that, in order for MEN to take it seriously  China_cat   Jan-31-06 03:30 PM   #45 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-31-06 06:51 PM   #73 
     - Or perhaps you didn't make your point very well  RazzleDazzle   Feb-01-06 06:44 PM   #79 
     - I object to your characterization  EvolveOrConvolve   Jan-31-06 05:15 PM   #64 
  - It's all about daughters now...  KansDem   Jan-31-06 01:25 PM   #12 
  - Are men prepared to support 8-10 kids?  Lars39   Jan-31-06 01:27 PM   #13 
  - I'm a man. I have a daughter.  dbaker41   Jan-31-06 01:30 PM   #15 
  - I can safely speak for  DemonGoddess   Jan-31-06 01:47 PM   #20 
  - The right to control and regulate your body applies to both genders  RGBolen   Jan-31-06 02:21 PM   #25 
  - good points rg especially the bottom parts n/t  seabeyond   Jan-31-06 02:38 PM   #31 
  - I totally agree. This is why I don't like referring to R v.W as  MindPilot   Jan-31-06 02:46 PM   # 
     - Not only compassionate  MuseRider   Jan-31-06 03:22 PM   #42 
  - I like abortion -- there I said it.  realpolitik   Jan-31-06 02:46 PM   #33 
  - Another (?) pro-abortion man here. I missed some of the indoctrination  greyhound1966   Feb-01-06 08:41 PM   #90 
  - It may be the most difficult choice a woman can make.  The Stranger   Jan-31-06 02:55 PM   #34 
  - The idea that "overturning RvW" will wake people up" is a fallacy  robbedvoter   Jan-31-06 02:56 PM   #35 
  - Exactly right.  Skidmore   Jan-31-06 02:59 PM   #37 
  - Why are you asking the guys?  im10ashus   Jan-31-06 02:59 PM   #36 
  - "Allowing" men in suits to sit in the hallowed halls of Congress?!  Skidmore   Jan-31-06 03:01 PM   #38 
     - "Calm down?"  im10ashus   Jan-31-06 03:43 PM   #48 
        - Sorry, but I'm just very upset about thought of a bunch of  Skidmore   Jan-31-06 03:50 PM   #49 
           - I understand what you are saying, Skidmore.  im10ashus   Jan-31-06 04:05 PM   #51 
              - Thanks for understanding.  Skidmore   Jan-31-06 04:17 PM   #54 
  - I get it.  nickinSTL   Jan-31-06 03:17 PM   #40 
  - Nothing I "don't get" about this.  dicksteele   Jan-31-06 03:37 PM   #46 
  - I pretty much think Roe v. Wade sums up my thinking on the subject.  MJDuncan1982   Jan-31-06 04:18 PM   #55 
  - Is a woman 100% human? The new Christian Government calculus  donkeyotay   Jan-31-06 04:19 PM   #57 
  - I have young onset Parkinson's I get it.  DanCa   Jan-31-06 05:32 PM   #67 
  - I heard on the news tonight  annces8   Feb-02-06 07:05 PM   #97 
  - I agree completely  DIKB   Jan-31-06 05:34 PM   #68 
  - Catholic female here, but I just read "Handmaid's Tale" and  lostnfound   Jan-31-06 06:35 PM   #71 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-31-06 06:48 PM   #72 
  - No! Those decisions should be made by the government!  bluestateguy   Feb-01-06 02:00 PM   #75 
  - What makes you thing that Roe v. Wade would be overturned?  dr.zoidberg   Feb-01-06 02:44 PM   #76 
  - try this link  Beaverhausen   Feb-01-06 06:46 PM   #80 
     - That makes no sense whatsoever.  dr.zoidberg   Feb-02-06 12:51 PM   #94 
  - Unless men AND women take a stand TOGETHER, women will once again  Swamp Rat   Feb-01-06 06:52 PM   #82 
  - In a perfect world  ismnotwasm   Feb-01-06 07:19 PM   #83 
  - Okay, hold on a second here...  flvegan   Feb-01-06 07:21 PM   #84 
  - "What is at issue is the individual right to privacy and dignity..."  omega minimo   Feb-01-06 07:34 PM   #85 
  - THIS MAKES IT SO SIMPLE. PLEASE READ IT  omega minimo   Feb-02-06 10:32 PM   #99 
  - I do stuff for Planned Parenthood, we all should  upi402   Feb-01-06 07:37 PM   #86 
  - Maybe the idea is to get more women into convents.  Hardrada   Feb-01-06 08:00 PM   #88 
  - controling women's fertility is a way of controling men  kineneb   Feb-01-06 08:29 PM   #89 
  - Agreed.  Lars39   Feb-02-06 12:53 PM   #95 
  - Horseshit.  Nevernose   Feb-02-06 11:59 PM   #105 
  - What makes you assume men don't get it?  LeftyMom   Feb-01-06 09:03 PM   #91 
  - Not trying to start nothin but...  Acebass   Feb-01-06 09:10 PM   #93 
  - So, are you prepared to either not have sex or to support 8-10 kids?  Lars39   Feb-02-06 12:55 PM   #96 
  - She has the right, yes  TInCanCommunications   Feb-02-06 11:47 PM   #103 
  - Eh? I am a staunch supporter of a woman's right to choose  Bluebear   Feb-02-06 11:53 PM   #104 
  - Don't ask me, I'm 1000% precent behind you all.  Zhade   Feb-02-06 11:59 PM   #106 
 

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