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.

Wow. So sad.

I am not quite sure that this was the appropriate way for them to voice their opinions.

It definitely isn’t, but neither is bombing health clinics on the other side of it. 

  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. iateglitterforbreakfast reblogged this from eschaton-disaster
  5. getbusyliving-getbusydying reblogged this from theevilopinion
  6. theevilopinion reblogged this from amandaleigh091 and added:
    Don’t even get me started. Conservatives have their extremists. Right-wing domestic terrorist plots and extremist...
  7. slakrr90 reblogged this from newsweek and added:
    Even though I disagree with the two idiots that live here, it still wasn’t right to do this. I mean it’s bad enough...
  8. f0rmetoknow-andyoutofigureout reblogged this from crapnek
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. crapnek reblogged this from nightaudit and added:
  12. nightaudit reblogged this from newsweek and added:
    This doesn’t offend me at all. fuck
  13. rockin-llama reblogged this from arandomguywithablog
  14. somebodysminion reblogged this from guitarslinger777
  15. princess-ashy reblogged this from eldadelin
  16. eldadelin reblogged this from femingway and added:
    from—her—to—eternity: Good.
  17. ohioreallyis2spookythough reblogged this from hypovolemicshock
  18. iamyourgraverobber reblogged this from femingway
  19. hypovolemicshock reblogged this from femingway and added:
    from—her—to—eternity:...Wait, so his ADT home security system didn’t call the police? Nor...
  20. femingway reblogged this from standingfast and added:
    Sucks for the kids, but the parents deserved it and then some. *shrug*
  21. space-romeo 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...
  22. woogydoodle reblogged this from the-dark-lord-pusheen
  23. macanche reblogged this from the-dark-lord-pusheen
  24. meowdamebovary reblogged this from littlegirlinwaiting
  25. guitarslinger777 reblogged this from littlegirlinwaiting
  26. nipples-of-jesus reblogged this from the-dark-lord-pusheen