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  •  So what happens if a corporation is owned and run (12+ / 0-)

    by Christian Scientists? Using the same line of reasoning that Hobby Lobby uses, wouldn't the Christian Scientists be justified in refusing to provide health insurance of any kind? After all, Mary Baker Eddy said this:

    "When there are fewer doctors and less thought is given to sanitary subjects there will be better constitutions and less disease. In old times whoever heard of dyspepsia, cerebro-spinal meningitis, hay fever and rose cold?"

    Religious zealots—regardless of whether they're reactionary Catholics, torture-loving Evangelical Christianists, or women-hating Islamic fundamentalists—should never be able to impose their willful scientific ignorance on the general public.

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