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Fri Mar 14, 2014, 01:08 PM

If only natural born citizens are allowed to be President, does that preclude anyone born by

Cesarean section?

http://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/macbeth-and-macduff-get-into-an-argument-over-semantics

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TreasonousBastard Mar 2014 #3
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Response to hedgehog (Original post)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 01:09 PM

1. Also - what if the mother is given pain killers during labor? Is the person still naturally born?

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Fri Mar 14, 2014, 01:10 PM

2. Also - just in case -

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Response to hedgehog (Reply #1)

Fri Mar 14, 2014, 01:19 PM

3. Test tube and incubator babies, foreign sperm donors...

an American woman carrying an Irish woman's baby, or vice versa?

Science makes a mess of the Constitution once again.

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Fri Mar 14, 2014, 01:21 PM

4. Test Tube or Arti Insem

 

They maybe born naturally but are they natural people.

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Fri Mar 14, 2014, 03:59 PM

5. This is exactly what got MacBeth into so much trouble:

MacBeth: I bear a charmed life, which must not yield
To one of woman born.

MacDuff: Despair thy charm,
And let the angel whom thou still has served
tell thee MacDuff was from his mother's womb
Untimely ripped.

MacBeth: Accursed be the tongue that tells me so!

MacBeth, Act V, sc. viii.

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