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Obama ECard: Hey Mom, Can You Spare $18,000 For My Birth Control?

CVN65 Wrote: Sep 28, 2012 2:22 PM
It's called two jobs, living below your means and saving. It's called staying in school and getting an education/ job training when you are young and do not yet have a family. Sure, you might miss out on a lot of fun but you get to provide properly for your family later in life. Sorry, no pity for those that have not chosen to think about the future in their youth. I went through those lean years to provide for my kids, not to provide for yours.

This is an actual ecard available now on

"Dear Mom, Mitt Romney says he would repeal the Affordable Care Act. So here's a quick question: Can I borrow $18,000 to help pay for my birth control? Thanks!"


Okay, first off, that's just embarrassing. Writing mom to beg for birth control? Really? Second, $18,000 for birth control? Are those pills coated in 24-karat gold? Is the contraception available at every drug store without a prescription made from some endangered and rare rubber tree? At...