Earlier this month, CNN reported that Texas state Rep. Jessica Farrar, a Democrat — of course — proposed a measure that if passed into law, would fine men $100 every time they masturbate.
The measure also imposes a 24-hour waiting period on men seeking Viagra, a colonoscopy or a vasectomy.
Farrar knows her stupid measure won’t get very far, but it’s not really meant to. It’s just a bit of revenge on her male counterparts.
According to CNN:
Farrar has long been an advocate of women’s health in a state that has made it extremely difficult for women to get abortions. And the bill, by pointing out a sexist double standard, is meant to shine a light on the obstacles women deal with when it comes to their health care.
“Let’s look at what Texas has done to women,” Farrar told CNN. “What if men had to undergo the same intrusive procedures?”
Farrar’s bill would penalize men for masturbation because such behavior is a failure to preserve the sanctity of life and
The remainder of this article is available in its entirety at Conservative Firing Line
The views expressed in this news alert by the author do not directly represent that of The Christian Journal or its editors