Scott Walker Shocker: Rape Pregnancies Only an Issue in 'Initial Months'

Scott Walker had already won the Todd Akin “Legitimate Rape” award for sexual cluelessness last week when he talked about how "cool" ultrasounds are for every pregnant woman, whether she's planning on having the baby or not. That's why he supports Wisconsin's mandatory ultrasounds for women seeking abortions. Then darned if he didn’t follow that up this week by demonstating that he knows exactly what it is like to be raped and impregnated. Turns out the Wisconsin gov, presidential aspirant is able to channel the consciousness of a rape or incest survivor. He knows, because he just does, that rape and incest survivors are only concerned about having an abortion  "in the initial months" of pregnancy, television station WKOW reported. After that, they're apparently overjoyed.

Walker was explaining why he is willing to sign a 20-week abortion ban without exceptions for rape or incest.

“I mean, I think for most people who are concerned about that, it’s in the initial months where they’re most concerned about it,” Walker said of pregnancies caused by rape and incest. “In this case, again, it’s an unborn life, it’s an unborn child and that’s why we feel strongly about it. I’m prepared to sign it either way that they send it to us."

Wonder what his lame reasoning will be when he tries to ban abortion altogether.


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