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  •  Fake abortion clinics are illegal in MD? (0+ / 0-)

    I didn't know that. Thanks. Charlottesville has two of those damned things and only one real one.

    “If you can convince the lowest white man he’s better than the best colored man, he won’t notice you’re picking his pocket. Hell, give him somebody to look down on, and he’ll empty his pockets for you.” Lyndon Baines Johnson

    by spacecadet1 on Sat Aug 10, 2013 at 11:21:22 AM PDT

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    •  Well more than a year ago (1+ / 0-)
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      the State of Maryland was all of a doo dah upon having discovered these frauds.  They quickly produced legislation designed to deal with the frauds.  O'Malley happily signed it.

      Given the legislative process ("People who love law and sausages should watch neither being made!"--Kaiser Wilhelm), I recite only what I understood from reports and friends of similar outrage in Md. seemed to portray.  Nevertheless, the popular understanding is as I stated.

      Happy hunting, and here's to an awakening in Charlottesville.

      Absolutely love the LBJ quotation.

      •  Overturned by the Fourth Circuit last June :( (0+ / 0-)

        Just googled " Maryland crisis pregnancy center". Came up on the first page a little ways down. Apparently disclosure violates their First Amendment rights and hurts their fee-fees. Never knew that the First Amendment was a license to defraud women.

        “If you can convince the lowest white man he’s better than the best colored man, he won’t notice you’re picking his pocket. Hell, give him somebody to look down on, and he’ll empty his pockets for you.” Lyndon Baines Johnson

        by spacecadet1 on Sun Aug 11, 2013 at 10:52:29 AM PDT

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