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Viable Thinking About Life

February 20, 2007

Back in 1973, Justice Blackmun in the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision said that states could not prohibit abortion until after “viability.” This is the moment when the unborn child could possibly survive outside of the womb. According to Blackmun, “Viability is usually placed at about seven months (28... View Article

Postmodernity Redux

February 6, 2007

On February 1st, Bill O’Reilly (on Fox News) interviewed actress and now radio talk-show host Whoopi Goldberg about her views on the war in Iraq. O’Reilly commented on Whoopi’s influence, which is considerable, then asked her if she knew what she was talking about. In other words, it was a... View Article