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Friday, March 2, 2012

The Craziest Anti-Planned Parenthood Ads

Posted By on Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Planned Parenthood doesn't shy away from provocative gimmicks in its efforts to promote sex education and reproductive health; earlier this week, we brought you the news that the nonprofit has launched a new campaign encouraging people to "check in" to a special social network when they don condoms for sex.

It's no surprise that Planned Parenthood has been subjected to some veritably loony attacks from social conservatives as a result. Now, courtesy of Ranker, we have 10 alternately disturbing, hilarious, and bizarre video ads attacking Planned Parenthood and abortion in one place.

We can't decide which is our favorite. The top contenders are perhaps the above shot for the American Life League, in which a spokesman explains that Planned Parenthood is trying to addict people to sex and that "Planned Parenthood's gateway drug is masturbation," or the below video from Pro-Life Action League, in which an aborted fetus speaks to us from heaven ("God is angry at my mother").

Take a look at the whole list and let us know what you think.

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