A brilliant column from author Bruce Bethke:
We don’t have unwanted pregnancies in this country. We have inconvenient pregnancies. If we had unwanted pregnancies, we wouldn’t have people waiting years for a chance to adopt a brain-damaged crack baby or spending small fortunes to adopt children from Romanian orphanages. Where are the overflowing American orphanages? Where are the mobs of feral street urchins? They don’t exist, because unwanted pregnancies don’t really exist.
“You know, people like you scare me.”
I scare you? That’s odd. You’re the one who wants an unlimited right to kill people whose existence you find inconvenient.
Please take the time to read the whole thing.