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It sounds so ridiculous that I hope people will look it up. Also, I think we have proved that women and men who support bodily choice are smarter than this. "Oh, the AG said it's bad, I'll just do what he says." It's insulting.

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I wonder if his comments can be used in court? He’s mischaracterizing other religions in a public forum under the guise of AG. That seems germane.

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I'm from Missouri. This is the kind of thing Bible belt people think. My uncle and aunt from rural MO did. It's beyond belief these people have such outsized power. We have to vote out these backward-thinking state legislatures.

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If there is one thing we have learned about the Republican style, it is to reverse the narrative to get a better approximation of the truth. Lying about someone being evil is an evil thing to do.

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Since we’re preparing our own suit here in Texas, it’s good to know that they will likely pull that nonsense here.

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Offering a bit more clarity on this issue since I have the unfortunate experience of growing up in his world.

The “it’s Satanic” talking point is designed to do 2 things: 1. Strike fear horror terror wailing and gnashing of teeth in the hearts of people on his side; 2. Have a bunch of liberals go, “Oh, those people are kooks. Nobody believes that, so I can pay attention to other, saner things.”

Lots and lots and lots of Americans actually believe abortion is a war between the One True God and Lucifer himself. They hear this constantly from their pulpits and echo chambers. On the left, we have to come up with meaningful rebuts that take this seriously.

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Talk about a guy not fit for office.

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“Could it be….SATAN????” ⛪️👵🏼

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Satanic panic is so '80s. Not sure about Satanic Temple, but isn't Church of Satan LaVey's old group? As I remember they were mostly libertarian beliefs, and founded by a (pretty good) con man, so if anything you'd think they have more in common with Republicans :)

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Jeez that is something. Thanks for this Jessica. Let me tell you, if the people of Texas could introduce a ballot measure I would be all over that. Need 2/3 approval in house and senate. To move forward on it. Boo 😒!!!!

A bright blue dot 🔵 in a very red state. Not gonna let that Blue fade. 😁

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