Kate Harding is a feminist blogger and co-author of Lessons From the Fat-o-Sphere: Quit Dieting and Declare a Truce with Your Body. She lives in Chicago
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Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Rick Santorum Thinks Pregnancy Through Rape is God's Gift? Seriously?
As a lapsed Catholic turned atheist, a staunch feminist and someone who has a strong general aversion to sleazy, disingenuous men, I was shocked yesterday to find myself feeling something like respect for Rick Santorum, Pope Benedict XVI and Piers Morgan all in the space of three minutes.<img alt="" border="0" class="image-right" src="/sites/commondreams.org/files/imce-images/republican-presidential-c-007.jpg" style="width: 325px; height: 195px;" title="Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum (left) signs autographs at a Tea Party campaign rally.