“‘For a normal, politically astute person — regardless of political philosophy — you look at somebody’s résumé and you say, “Oh, you were the Southern Avenger who wrote things about how John Wilkes Booth didn’t go far enough,” that would raise alarm bells,’ said Bruce Bartlett, a former Ron Paul aide who worked for Presidents Ronald Reagan and George Bush.”
— This quote really sums up today’s 10 million word New York Times article on Rand Paul’s political philosphy

Condoms prevent accidental pregnancy, as well as transmission of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, regardless of political affiliation.

Bullets, free or otherwise, don’t play a role in reproductive health. If there’s any confusion about that, well, then we need sex ed programs in schools much more urgently than I thought.

(via rightsideofpolitics-deactivated)