I’ve had an article published at NewsBlaze. Here’s an excerpt:
I must confess that one of my guilty pleasures is the often outrageous FX show Nip/Tuck. Last night I was catching up on my pre-holiday DVR-ing, and was rather intrigued by the last episode of the season’s handling of a sensitive topic. One of the (many) over-sexed characters found herself pregnant, and the father, with whom she is quite enamoured, insisted that he would not stick around if she kept it. After a great deal of garment renting, she, well, . . . she opted out. She made her choice. She had it taken care of.
At the, well, “place,” she called another character to pick her up. They discussed “it,” and it was revealed that the other character had been “through it” before. Finally, after she had had “it” done, the other character finally manged to say what had occurred to the father. Both this character and the father were doctors; even so, she prefaced it with a “you know” and a trail off before she could finally bring herself to say the word: “abortion.
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