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EFerrari Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat May-08-10 01:04 PM
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42. What are you pointing to in the paper?
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  -AAP Is Advocating for U.S. Pediatricians to Perform Certain Types of Female Genital Mutilation ccharles000  May-08-10 12:48 AM   #0 
  - The Islamic council finally bans the practice,  PDJane   May-08-10 12:55 AM   #1 
  - Yeah, right, whatever they say  ProgressiveProfessor   May-08-10 01:22 AM   #5 
     - oh bullshit  Douglas Carpenter   May-08-10 01:11 PM   #44 
        - You're the one stating bullshit. Research shows it rife in Eypgt and Kurdistan  snagglepuss   May-08-10 04:08 PM   #75 
           - parts of Egypt, parts of Kurdistan and parts of East Africa  Douglas Carpenter   May-08-10 07:26 PM   #79 
              - Egypt is considered part of the ME and according to wiki  snagglepuss   May-08-10 08:14 PM   #80 
              - How exactly is a man living in Islamic countries ever to be be privy to  snagglepuss   May-08-10 08:34 PM   #81 
                 - quite frankly, I lwork in the health care field and this is a subject that does come up  Douglas Carpenter   May-08-10 08:51 PM   #82 
                    - How do you account for the 2008 WHO study that shows FGM is rife in Egypt  snagglepuss   May-08-10 10:27 PM   #84 
                       - I'm not disputing how common it is in Egypt. or in some other locations  Douglas Carpenter   May-08-10 10:38 PM   #85 
                          - Not according to Dr. Sami Aldeeb, ABU-SAHLIEH  snagglepuss   May-08-10 11:45 PM   #86 
  - Whatever possessed them?  CaliforniaPeggy   May-08-10 12:55 AM   #2 
  - At a purely rational level I can almost understand their position  ProgressiveProfessor   May-08-10 01:23 AM   #6 
     - That thought crossed my mind too...  CaliforniaPeggy   May-08-10 01:25 AM   #7 
     - There is no evidence the "nick" (as it is offensively being described) will be "non-damaging."  BlueIris   May-08-10 07:22 AM   #33 
  - Unbelievable! nt  laughingliberal   May-08-10 01:01 AM   #3 
  - They need to stop humoring people about this bullshit, and call it what it is.  Warren DeMontague   May-08-10 01:03 AM   #4 
  - It does not stop women from getting pregnant -- just from enjoying sex. Am I right on this?  Bobbieo   May-08-10 01:26 AM   #8 
  - That is exactly right.  CaliforniaPeggy   May-08-10 01:30 AM   #9 
  - That is exactly wrong.. FGM causes a host of complications including infertility.  snagglepuss   May-08-10 01:24 PM   #51 
  - Can I call a spade a shovel here and state she still can get fucked but she won't enjoy a moment  Bobbieo   May-08-10 01:47 AM   #17 
  - It's a horribly fucked up practice, and I have to disagree with the AAP that it merits "cultural  Warren DeMontague   May-08-10 03:29 AM   #27 
     - My issue is with these supposed men and women of science.  EFerrari   May-08-10 03:38 AM   #30 
  - You are quite wrong. FGM causes a host of complications including infertility.  snagglepuss   May-08-10 01:15 PM   #46 
  - +1  snagglepuss   May-08-10 01:34 AM   #13 
  - No allowing them to refuse on grounds of conscience?  aquart   May-08-10 01:31 AM   #10 
  - What's next? Shooting us in stadiums? Have these people lost their frigggin minds?  EFerrari   May-08-10 01:32 AM   #11 
  - C'mon E - did you read the study? This is misinformation.  Luminous Animal   May-08-10 01:40 AM   #15 
     - Here is the paragraph:  EFerrari   May-08-10 01:58 AM   #20 
        - No thanks to a link that lead to nowhere.  Luminous Animal   May-08-10 02:12 AM   #21 
           - Did the link break up for you?  EFerrari   May-08-10 02:21 AM   #23 
              - It's the semicolon.  Warren DeMontague   May-08-10 03:23 AM   #26 
  - Read the damn paper.  Luminous Animal   May-08-10 01:33 AM   #12 
  - I read it and they are flat out wrong because they will be seen as condoning the  snagglepuss   May-08-10 01:39 AM   #14 
  - Quote me where they condone it...  Luminous Animal   May-08-10 01:42 AM   #16 
     - You either didn't read the actual study or you simply skimmed it.  snagglepuss   May-08-10 12:51 PM   #39 
        - That's discussion within the paper, not the formal recommendations, which are:  Hannah Bell   May-08-10 02:11 PM   #68 
           - They are equivocating. Although the recommendations state that AAP opposes  snagglepuss   May-08-10 02:34 PM   #71 
              - Interesting that they use the word "enabled", too.  Warren DeMontague   May-08-10 02:44 PM   #72 
  - Wow. You get outraged over people eating cheesecake filled pancakes  Warren DeMontague   May-08-10 03:31 AM   #28 
  - another pile of straw. read the paper.  Hannah Bell   May-08-10 12:21 PM   #38 
  - What are you pointing to in the paper?  EFerrari   May-08-10 01:04 PM   #42 
  - I did read the paper.  Warren DeMontague   May-08-10 01:44 PM   #58 
  - BINGO. nt  snagglepuss   May-08-10 01:17 PM   #47 
  - Welcome to Ignore.  BlueIris   May-08-10 07:19 AM   #32 
  - "rationalize misogyny"????? lol. READ THE PAPER.  Hannah Bell   May-08-10 12:19 PM   #37 
     - The paper fucking supports ritual nicking. What exactly do you wish people  snagglepuss   May-08-10 01:19 PM   #48 
  - +10,000  frustrated_lefty   May-08-10 01:19 PM   #49 
  - Horrors! Isn't FGM a Muslim (!) practice?  Luminous Animal   May-08-10 01:51 AM   #18 
  - Are you saying genital mutilation of girls is an addiction so  snagglepuss   May-08-10 12:04 PM   #34 
  - I challenge the OP to read the original report...  Luminous Animal   May-08-10 01:58 AM   #19 
  - Male and Female Genital Mutilation needs to be banned and criminally prosecutable.  Meldread   May-08-10 02:19 AM   #22 
  - Part of the rational used for this "ritual nick" stupidity  EFerrari   May-08-10 02:24 AM   #24 
  - I tend to agree, but I'd also tend to think, from a practical standpoint  Warren DeMontague   May-08-10 03:36 AM   #29 
  - +1  Touchdown   May-08-10 01:40 PM   #55 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   May-08-10 02:26 AM   #25 
  - yhat is bs! to allow parents to permanenly harm their own daughters!  ejpoeta   May-08-10 05:57 AM   #31 
  - Have some pity -- Poor pediatricians aren't making enough money.  bobbolink   May-08-10 12:10 PM   #35 
  - This is CULTURAL RELATAVIST BS!!!  Odin2005   May-08-10 12:16 PM   #36 
  - Exactly.  Warren DeMontague   May-08-10 04:17 PM   #77 
  - Everyone throwing a hissyfit  frustrated_lefty   May-08-10 12:58 PM   #40 
  - South Africa? What does South Africa have to do with this?  EFerrari   May-08-10 01:00 PM   #41 
     - If a symbolic nick bothers you that much, go to the source.  frustrated_lefty   May-08-10 01:13 PM   #45 
        - First, you need to read the article. Second, you need to get a map.  EFerrari   May-08-10 01:20 PM   #50 
        - I don't get your reference to the map. Africa is where FGM is  frustrated_lefty   May-08-10 01:39 PM   #53 
           - You know that Africa is a very big piece of land, right? This has nada to do with S. Africa.  EFerrari   May-08-10 01:45 PM   #59 
              - You're ignoring one big factor.  frustrated_lefty   May-08-10 02:01 PM   #64 
                 - I disagree.  Dr Morbius   May-08-10 02:07 PM   #66 
                 - No, I'm not ignoring anything.  EFerrari   May-08-10 02:10 PM   #67 
                    - This is my last post on this topic.  frustrated_lefty   May-08-10 02:29 PM   #70 
                       - "What is a doctor supposed to do..."  Warren DeMontague   May-08-10 04:15 PM   #76 
                       - It's a false dilemma. This lesser evil is still evil  EFerrari   May-08-10 09:40 PM   #83 
        - AFRICIAN WOMEN who oppose FGM also oppose ritual nicking,  snagglepuss   May-08-10 01:38 PM   #52 
           - Don't expect a reply when you're deliberately obtuse  frustrated_lefty   May-08-10 01:42 PM   #57 
              - Do you know what obtuse means? How do the questions I pose, that you  snagglepuss   May-08-10 02:00 PM   #62 
  - "Cultural sensitivity" < Human rights.  Dr Morbius   May-08-10 01:06 PM   #43 
  - Exactly. nt  snagglepuss   May-08-10 01:39 PM   #54 
  - So how much would a "nick" go for today? $200? $2000? For profit HC strikes again!  Touchdown   May-08-10 01:42 PM   #56 
  - An adult clitoral piercing with jewelry runs $75-85  frustrated_lefty   May-08-10 01:45 PM   #60 
     - But that's in a piercing shop. How much in a hospital?  Touchdown   May-08-10 01:51 PM   #61 
     - What a bizarre and inappropriate comparison.  EFerrari   May-08-10 02:00 PM   #63 
        - Well....  frustrated_lefty   May-08-10 02:04 PM   #65 
           - Sorry. I should go do something else. nt  EFerrari   May-08-10 02:20 PM   #69 
  - They also recommend not calling it mutilation  suffragette   May-08-10 02:50 PM   #73 
     - This kind of bullsh++ is beyond contemptible. IMO the main reason AAP is taking this  snagglepuss   May-08-10 03:26 PM   #74 
        - I think you're on to something.  Touchdown   May-08-10 06:34 PM   #78 

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