Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson, "Friendship," Essays, 1841
Many of us believe that wrongs aren't wrong if it's done by nice people like ourselves. ~Author Unknown
[Warning: You’re probably going to find the following discussion unpleasant at some level no matter where you fall on the political spectrum. I just think it needs to be said.]
A controversy seems to have erupted over comments by Senator Sam Brownback to the effect that even fetuses conceived via a rape should not be aborted, along with efforts by one of his staffers to defend said statements. There’s been hemming and hawing over as dKos and, apparently, an influx of offended women over at Redstate.