right to life

RIGHT TO LIFE, n. According to “pro-lifers,” the most fundamental of all human rights, though, curiously, one fully possessed only zygotes, embryos, and fetuses induced by rape or incest.

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–from the revised and expanded edition of The American Heretic’s Dictionary, the best modern successor to Ambrose Bierce’s Devil’s Dictionary

American Heretic's Dictionary revised and expanded by Chaz Bufe, front cover

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