Two Republican Missouri lawmakers seeking to further restrict abortion
in the state joked with each other on the Senate floor Wednesday that
women would be better off going to the zoo than to a doctor for an
abortion, because there is a longer waiting period for euthanizing zoo
Sen. Bob Onder (R) spoke in opposition to a tax hike benefitting the
St. Louis Zoo because he opposes the city’s proposed ban on employers
and landlords from discriminating against women for their reproductive choices. Onder, whose bill targeting abortion clinics
had been filibustered the night before, lamented ― falsely ― that zoos
are more heavily regulated than abortion clinics in Missouri.
we should send the people that want an abortion to the St. Louis Zoo,
because we know it’ll be safer,” state Sen. Wayne Wallingford (R)
then pointed out that zoos have a five-day waiting period for
euthanizing animals, while abortion clinics in Missouri require women to
wait three days after meeting with their doctors before having the
think about this. Babies, it’s three days, so although there are
members of this body who don’t agree with that three days, babies are
three days,” Onder said. “So, zoo animals, it couldn’t be more than 24
days, Senator,” he continued. He added: “I believe there’s some sort of
requirement to notify in case some other zoo wants to adopt that
animal. Isn’t that interesting?”
can perform abortions. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Tuesday
that a federal judge intends to block a pair of laws requiring that
abortion clinics meet the same building standards as ambulatory surgical
centers, or mini-hospitals, and that their doctors have admitting
privileges at hospitals, because the Supreme Court ruled in 2015 that those laws are intended to shut down clinics rather than to make them safer.
Onder wants to make St. Louis even less friendly to women who seek
abortions. He suggested changing the tourism motto of St. Louis to say,
“Where we protect our zoo animals, but it’s open season on Alternative
to Abortion centers and pro-life organizations.” Then he took the
apparent joke a step further, drafting an amendment that would rename the St. Louis Zoo the “Midwest Abortion Sanctuary City Zoological Park.”
only has he compared women to giraffes and zoo animals, but he has
invoked the Holocaust and genocide in reference to a woman’s right to an
abortion,” Progress Missouri said in a statement. “His colleague,
Senator Wayne Wallingford, also suggested that we send people seeking an
abortion ‘to the zoo.’ Unfortunately, this nonsensical rhetoric is as
dangerous as it is disturbing, and there’s no place for it in public
floor debate was not about the St. Louis Zoo,” Onder wrote. “Rather it
was about two important subjects: tax increases and abortion.”
added, “My discussion on the Senate floor was completely intended to
shine a light on the disservice that St. Louis City did to the people of
our region by banning their freedom of speech and religion in making
St. Louis an abortion sanctuary city.”
L. A Prisoners Infect Themselves With Coronavirus To Get Early Release (VIDEO)
A group of silly L.A area prison inmates were very eager to contract the dreaded coronavirus .
They attempted this because they believed that would trigger their ticket out of prison.
According to the L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva who made the startling revelation Monday, said about twenty-four (24) inmates at the Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic attempted (and somewhat succeeded, apparently) to infect themselves way back in mid-April 2020.
The Sheriff revealed that their department saw an increase in spike in confirmed cases out of nowhere.
He said that when they investigated, they found a high number of inmates living in one block of the prison appeared to be deliberately trying to infect each other with COVID-19 any way they could from behind bars.
When Alex Villanueva played the surveillance footages he and his team combed through carefully , and it showed several inmates hanging out in a common area and passing around what Alex described as a hot cup of water, as well as one face mask they’d each put on all in hopes of getting sympathy from a judge to spring them from the facility and let them go home.
But it turns out, their little ploy worked but, only halfway.
Villanueva reported that 21 of the inmates (out of 50 in the block) caught the ‘Coronavirus.
“What they won’t catch is a break” said the Sheriff.
Watch the Video HERE
COVID-19 LOCKDOWN: 12 Year Old Albino Girl Suffers Eye Problems After Hawking Veggies In Abuja (PHOTOS)
A very sad Facebook post greeted Nigerians from Abuja showing a 12 year old Albino Girl Grace, who started developing sight problems after Hawking Veggies under the scorching sun in Abuja.
The Facebook post stated that the little girl was asked to hawk the veggies by her aunt whom she lives with.
Below are the Screenshots of the Facebook post:
This sad news has sparked an outrage by well meaning individuals who spoke against such cruelty and insensitivity of the said girl’s aunt.
what do you think of this? Drop your comments below.
“Buhari is Made In London” – Reno Omokri Blasts Presidency On Nigerian Made Products
The Buhari administration has been known for enforcing the Nigerian people to patronize Nigerian made goods though without much strategy to make life easier while this transition to economic growth is enforced.
The Buhari administration has been known for enforcing the Nigerian people to patronize Nigerian made goods though without much strategy to make life easier while this transition to economic growth is enforced. Many Nigerians have tagged it a harsh move that is insensitive and inhumane but moreso, Reno Omokri has singled out signals of hypocrisy in the President of Nigeria by outlining certain traits of family moves of the President that shows that he(Buhari) as the No.1 citizen has no regards for anything made in Nigeria but yet wants other Nigerians to embrace Nigerian made goods.
Reno Omokri ‘s tweet reads:
His kids schooled in England. His wife just returned from a 3 month UK stay. His daughter gave birth to his grandchild in Spain (made in Spain), yet
, who is London, wants us to patronise made in Nigeria!