Kansas City, opinion, cocktails, snark.

February 14, 2008


Filed under: hate mail generation — Tags: , , , — akcb @ 5:12 am


After reading this shiz today, the warm fuzzy I’d been feeling for the past eight days dipped back down into the simmering rage I’ve become so accustomed to these past 7 years.

Put aside the fact that the anti-woman, anti-choice, pro-slipping-into-poverty-by-being-forced-to-start-a-family-you-can’t-afford, pro-destroying-your-wellbeing-and-that-of-your-child-by-openly-resenting-your-post-fetal-entity-for-the-rest-of-its-life crowd seem to think that women are lining up around the block for recreational abortions and popping Plan B like tictacs.

Put aside the fact that theists, christofacists & their ilk always leap like a gazelle over the more inconvenient passages of the Wholey Writ.

Is enacting a law to allow medical professionals to refuse to sell or dispense medications with which they don’t morally agree a slippery slope down which we, as a state, want to slide? What’s next? Should the Scientologist pharmacist be able to withhold a schizophrenic’s anti-psychotic medication and instead suggest an “audit” and a “clearing of body thetans?” Should the pharmacist toying with a conversion to Christian Science refuse to fill a scrip for high blood pressure and instead attempt to aggressively pray the hypertension away? At what point do we stop kowtowing to every high-on-religion cult with an agenda give science and reason and compassion for the vessel of the Holy Clump of Cells a try?

Now if you’ll excuse me I need to fix another glass of my medicine, which my local pharmacist is always willing to provide.


  1. Dude. What the #@!§&$%*€+±=”/. You said it beautifully. And I resent the ever-living-$%&* out of being considered a vessel or, even more precious, “pre-pregnant.”

    With any luck, the current pack of pro-lie lunatics are “pre-unemployed.”

    Enjoy your medicine, darling.

    Comment by Sarah — February 14, 2008 @ 11:09 am

  2. That has to be the best thing that I have read in a long time! Now, here is to better living…here! here!

    Comment by Jay — February 14, 2008 @ 11:33 am

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: