“What a lot of the press has been reporting is that all religious groups are opposed to this — which is just categorically untrue,” Westfox said. “We really wanted to make clear that on behalf of ourselves and thousands of people of faith and clergy and religious organizations across the country, that we stood in support of this decision. We think it’s really important to know that many people of faith are supportive of this and have been supportive of access to birth control and individual people being able to access their conscience in support of health care.”—President Obama’s Pro-Choice Birth Control Decision Draws Praise From Religious Leaders (via becauseiamawoman)
If you are happy over this, you are happy that THOUSANDS of people are going to be unable to get regular breast exams. You are happy that people will be denied access to life saving medical exams. YOU ARE HAPPY THAT PEOPLE ARE GOING TO DIE OF CANCER BECAUSE THEY WEREN’T ABLE TO GET SCREENED EARLY EHOUGH.
“To protest a bill that would require women to undergo an ultrasound before having an abortion, Virginia State Sen. Janet Howell (D-Fairfax) on Monday attached an amendment that would require men to have a rectal exam and a cardiac stress test before obtaining a prescription for erectile dysfunction medication.”—
Actually it’s because you are more used to seeing your face in the mirror (reflected). As all faces are slightly asymmetrical it looks different when you see yourself in a photo because your face is unreflected.
Other people always see your face as you see it in photos, so they’re used to it looking that way. This explains why your friends think you look better in photos than you think you do.