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Abortion Remains a Big Deal 40 Years After Roe

Cardinal5671 Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 3:18 PM
Try not to conflate two separate and distinct things. Whether or not a human life starts at conception is not dependent on whether or not pro-life people go to heroic lengths to prevent abortions.

In this 40th year of legalized abortion in America, Hollywood and Planned Parenthood want you to know abortion is no big deal.

That’s the message we’re to infer from the recent episode of NBC’s hit show “Parenthood” titled “Small Victories,” in which the teen character Amy casually decides to abort her baby because, as she explains to her boyfriend, “If I have this baby, my life is over.” Apparently the figurative end of her life would be a bigger deal than the literal end of a baby’s.

On the show, Amy’s boyfriend, Drew, objects to the abortion and tries to map...