Quote of the Day: Aspirin's the New Birth Control
Below is a must-watch clip of billionaire investor and Rick Santorum supporter, Foster Friess, speaking about women and birth control on MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell Reports. What he has to say is quite simply shocking.
Here's the transcript of the conversation below, courtesy of Talking Points Memo:
Mitchell: Do you have any concerns about some of his comments on social issues, contraception, about women in combat, and whether that would hurt his general election campaign would he be the nominee?
Friess: I get such a chuckle when these things come out. Here we have millions of our fellow Americans unemployed, we have jihadist camps being set up in Latin America, which Rick has been warning about, and people seem to be so preoccupied with sex. I think it says something about our culture. We maybe need a massive therapy session so we can concentrate on what the real issues are. And this contraceptive thing, my gosh, it’s such inexpensive. Back in my day, they used Bayer aspirin for contraceptives. The gals put it between their knees and it wasn’t that costly.
Mitchell: Excuse me, I’m just trying to catch my breath from that, Mr. Friess, frankly.