President Obama lifted the restrictions on stem-cell research yesterday. But suppose Preznit Bunnypants hadn’t put them in place to begin with?
Sure, we know about the dead in Iraq – the people, the soldiers – and we know what happened in New Orleans. But how many people would be alive today if Bush hadn’t put his religion before the rest of us? How many people would be walking instead of in wheelchairs had science not been hobbled for the past eight years? How many people would be enjoying their lives instead of suffering? We’ll never know.