5:50 PM, July 2nd, 2012


On June 25th we posted about a Newsweek profile of Personhood USA’s Keith and Jennifer Mason. They’re a married couple who happen to be leaders of the “personhood” movement to define human embryos as legal people, which would effectively outlaw abortion. As it turns out, their house was vandalized two nights later by an individual (or individuals) armed with red spraypaint. The couple woke up to red coat hangers and the words “FUCK YOU” painted on their house’s outside wall. The vandals also shattered the glass of his front door.

Here’s Keith Mason: “I heard a loud noise and thought one of our kids had fallen down the stairs. I ran through a bunch of glass and I saw red—it was surreal; I didn’t know if it was blood on the glass or what. It turned out to be spray paint. There was red paint all over the side of our house. They spray-painted coat hangers all over my sidewalk and door. We called 911. The police were there within three minutes.”

He also said that his three kids were “pretty traumatized,” and that his son started crying when a vacuum-cleaner salesman knocked on the door in the days after the attack.

So, that happened.


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  1. dianaxoxoxoxo reblogged this from newsweek and added:
    This just made my day, I was hoping that had gotten murdered or something but still
  2. birthfetus reblogged this from cultureoflife
  3. haliecauthon reblogged this from amartyrschallenge
  4. not-quite-paradise reblogged this from wearyourinsecuritieslikearmor and added:
    i do not agree with banning abortions, but this should NEVER happen to a person due to their beliefs!
  5. iateglitterforbreakfast reblogged this from eschaton-disaster
  6. getbusyliving-getbusydying reblogged this from theevilopinion
  7. theevilopinion reblogged this from amandaleigh091 and added:
    Don’t even get me started. Conservatives have their extremists. Right-wing domestic terrorist plots and extremist...
  8. slakrr reblogged this from newsweek and added:
    Even though I disagree with...idiots that live here, it still wasn’t right
  9. curiouskitty reblogged this from workingoninteresting and added:
    Good to know we’re no better than the pro-lifers who resort to violence to try and scare people into agreeing with them,...
  10. workingoninteresting reblogged this from shannibal-cannibal
  11. f0rmetoknow-andyoutofigureout reblogged this from crapnek
  12. diabsoule reblogged this from crapnek and added:
    Some one is actively breaking into your car: police response time - 36 hours~ Some one spray paints a coat hanger on...
  13. sundays-end reblogged this from crapnek and added:
    This isn’t activism, this is bullying and harassment and it is wrong. These so called “activists” effectively stooped to...
  14. crapnek reblogged this from nightaudit and added:
  15. nightaudit reblogged this from newsweek and added:
    This doesn’t offend me at all. fuck
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  19. eldadelin reblogged this from lower-class-brat and added:
    from—her—to—eternity: Good.
  20. here-in-the-throat reblogged this from iamyourgraverobber
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  22. iamyourgraverobber reblogged this from lower-class-brat
  23. asdkfawoihgpaw reblogged this from lower-class-brat and added:
    from—her—to—eternity:...Yeah, I can’t seem to locate any pity for these people....
  24. hypovolemicshock reblogged this from lower-class-brat and added:
    from—her—to—eternity:...Wait, so his ADT home security system didn’t call the police? Nor...
  25. lower-class-brat reblogged this from standingfast and added:
    Sucks for the kids, but the parents deserved it and then some. *shrug*
  26. i-am-from-mars reblogged this from the-dark-lord-pusheen and added:
    Okay the thing is doesn’t matter how awful you’re no one deservess that. Nor anything listed above really. The thing si...
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