Tuesday, April 19, 2005
Me Tarzan, You Jane
The moral values gang merrily marching backward. The problem is that they want to force others to join them. "Conscience clause" ! Ya, Habibi.
From The NY Times:
"Pharmacies Balk on After-Sex Pill and Widen Fight in Many States"By MONICA DAVEY and PAM BELLUCK " 4/19/05
Around the country, in at least 12 states, including Indiana, Texas and Tennessee, so-called conscience clause bills have been introduced, which would allow pharmacists to refuse to dispense contraceptives if they have moral or religious objections. Four states already have such laws applying specifically to pharmacists: Arkansas, South Dakota, Mississippi and Georgia.
The full article: Morning after Pill
"There's a new medical crisis. Doctors are reporting that many men are having allergic reactions to latex condoms. They say they cause severe swelling. So what's the problem?"