Reader: I'd Love to See Men "Educating" Women on Their Bodies Deal With Periods

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Our post about the Offenses Against Unborn Children Act inspired comments aplenty.

Readers passionately debated whether the measure, sponsored by Senate President Bill Cadman, is a way to insure that victims like Michelle Wilkins, whose unborn baby died after it was cut from her womb, see justice, or if it's a stealthy way to codify the personhood concept of establishing life at the moment of conception.

From there, it was only a hop, skip and a jump to the topic of abortion.

Here's one reader's humorous — or maybe not so humorous — take on the gender politics of the subject.

Briony Wilson writes:

I just love it when men educate women on their bodies. So funny to read until I start to imagine them having periods and bloating and cravings and cramps and pimples and everything else.....not to mention delivery. Sigh, wishful thinking :)

Send your story tips to the author, Michael Roberts.For more memorable takes, visit our Comment of the Day archive.

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