Re: Door-to-door Contraception

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ISTR that badly spaced births are seriously bad for the health of mother and children.


Posted by: Mossy Character | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 7:03 AM
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My mother had four kids in five years, ten months. We kids all seem fine, but she's really ill.


Posted by: Moby Hick | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 7:11 AM
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Now do that with 7.7 kids and no running water.


Posted by: Mossy Character | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 7:22 AM
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My wife might get mad.


Posted by: Moby Hick | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 7:27 AM
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I keep forgetting America is a Third-world country, but Heebie makes me wonder if this approach wouldn't be worthwhile in red suburbia.


Posted by: Mossy Character | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 7:36 AM
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It would be great in Heebieville. AIHMHB, our school district brags that they have moved the needle on the number of second babies born to high school mothers.


Posted by: heebie | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 8:13 AM
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the number of second babies born to high school mothers.

Rarely is the question answered: is our children learning? In this case, some of them clearly is not.


Posted by: ajay | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 8:38 AM
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8: or, contrariwise, are they learning all sorts of things?


Posted by: alameida | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 10:12 AM
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8 s/b 7 so as not to be caught in a recursive time loop.


Posted by: alameida | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 10:12 AM
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The recursive time loop would explain it; teenagers in heebieville are having the same baby more than once.


Posted by: ajay | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 10:27 AM
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ISTR that badly spaced births are seriously bad for the health of mother and children.

What is badly spaced?


Posted by: Cryptic ned | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 11:01 AM
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If you give birth directly into another woman's vagina.


Posted by: Moby Hick | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 11:05 AM
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11: In rapid succession.


Posted by: Mossy Character | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 11:07 AM
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Mostly.


Posted by: Mossy Character | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 11:12 AM
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You should always have two years between births, even when carrying twins of triplets.


Posted by: Moby Hick | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 11:15 AM
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Posted by: Mossy Character | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 11:26 AM
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The linked article is fascinating, thank you.


Posted by: NickS | Link to this comment | 03-14-19 11:59 AM
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10. This happens when there is no objective reality, as recently proven and reported in Technology Review. It's about the "Wigner's Friend" experiment.


Posted by: DaveLMA | Link to this comment | 03-15-19 6:53 AM
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Instead of prophylactics, they could distribute amateurphylactics.


Posted by: Moby Hick | Link to this comment | 03-15-19 9:32 AM
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