To have or not to have

Jan 26, 2009 2 Comments by

So the USA is trying to say that $100M US to go towards contraception is part of “economic stimulus,” (sounds like something the PRC would say…) while Japan is urging its populous to have babies! Canon, inc. is shutting down twice a week at 5:30 PM to encourage its employees to procreate!

Check out CNN’s coverage here.

Oh, and it’s a new year, so I decided to go with a new look.

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