Open Thread

Thanksgiving Parade Balloons

Artist - David Fitzsimmons

In other news, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) released a committee opinion yesterday advocating that oral contraception should be available over-the-counter and without a prescription. The ACOG cited numerous risk-factors associated with unwanted pregnancies as well as the financial burden on society.

I just knew if we reelected that socialist Obama this was going to happen!

  • Clancy

    Would this mean that it would no longer be covered as part of one’s insurance? If so, I would suspect that the health insurance companies would use their lobbying might to push this through ASAP.

  • D_C_Wilson

    Michele Bachmann countered by saying she had heard from her hairdresser’s third cousin’s college roommate’s daughter’s Facebook friend that the pill causes mental retardation.

  • muselet

    I’m surprised the internets aren’t burning up with Righty outrage at those damned ladybits doctors.