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Buy a Decongestant, Show ID; Buy an Abortion Pill, No ID

MikefromDE Wrote: Apr 11, 2013 4:30 PM
Anom: So what was the point of you writing “Also, I said that your position (the one that rejects the possibility of harmful consequences as a result of unnecessary hormonal drugs) is short-sighted. So much for comprehension”?

The last time I bought some daytime cold medicine at the grocery store, I was flagged by the machine in the self-checkout aisle, requiring me to show my ID to the cashier. Since I’m 58 years-old with gray hair and a white mustache, the cashier quickly waved me on, but the lesson was clear: In order to buy something as harmless as Dayquil, I needed to be at least 18 years-old. Yet according to a recent court ruling, a minor can buy an over-the-counter abortion pill without showing any ID. What kind of madness is this?

It is the madness of...