Let’s See What’s in the News Today (Feb. 1, 2014)


  • Some states require women to look at an ultrasound before an abortion.  The argument behind this is that this would hopefully form a bond between the mother and the fetus and the mother would change her mind and continue with the pregnancy.  A new study shows that a woman’s behavior and thoughts hardly change after seeing the ultrasound.
  • More abortion restrictions were enacted between 2011-2013 than in the entire previous decade: Not my image





  • People often blame procrastination on lack of will power.  However, new research suggests that it have to do with our moods.






About shaunmiller

I am a Ph. D student at Marquette University. The primary purpose of this blog is to get my ideas out there, and then have other people scrutinize, critique, build upon, and systematize beliefs. This blog will sometimes pertain to what I'm learning in my classes, but it will occasionally deal with non-classroom issues that I'm thinking about as well.
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