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"Pro-Life" Prioritisation

At the level of Bush and the head honchos of the American Religious Right, anyway. From I Drew This, dated Aug 1st:

Hat-tip to Paul the Spud at Shakespeare's Sister.


Arthur_Vandelay said...

"Through his words and signing statements and now his veto, Mr Bush has signified that it is sometimes acceptable to torture in defence of a nation but never acceptable to sacrifice an already doomed embryo in the hope of saving lives. President Bush may be a man of unwavering principle, but I am having a hard time seeing what that principle is."

--John Rennie, editor-in-chief of Scientific American, from ABC Radio National's The Science Show.

tigtog said...

Nice one, Arthur. "Quiet, borny" indeed.

Kevin T. Keith said...

It's hard not to think that this sequence is a parody of the extremely weird "Faithmouse" cartoon that gets reproduced on a lot of anti-choice Web sites. It features a talking fetus making all kinds of almost incomprehensibly loopy "heartwarming" declarations. I don't know if the "I Drew This" cartoonist has seen it. Thanks for introducing me to this strip, though - it's great.

tigtog said...

Oh my. This one looks a bit different this week than it probably did when it was penned: