OMG… this is hilarious! If you are not familiar with The Onion, it is a site purely of satire. Apparently, Republican Rep. John Fleming was not aware of this and posted an article from The Onion titled, “Planned Parenthood Opens $8 Million Abortionplex” as factual on his Facebook page. Deb Ratner’s response is golden as she comments, “The Onion is satire. How exactly did you get elected?” She shoots, she scores! Three points for Deb Ratner!!!
Additionally, this gross error had been updated in Wikipedia, but in the style of Newt Gingrich, has since been removed. Here is a screenshot capture for a historical keepsake.
And a BIG THANK YOU to polentical for posting this wonderfully hilarious post and bringing a big smile to my face on Hump Day.
Once again, here is my reaction to John Fleming: