'in a breathtakingly tight argument, chris matthews corners rhode island bishop thomas tobin, who has banned rep. patrick kennedy, d-r.i., from receiving holy communion due to his views on abortion.
because here's the moral hypocrisy at the heart of the church's abortion position: if it's really and truly murder, you're talking about prosecuting mothers, sisters, lovers and friends for having them. tweety is quite aggressive with the bishop, demanding to know exactly what legal penalties he thinks should be legislated.'
this provoked an instant flashback to this video from 2007, where anti-abortion demonstrators were asked what the punishment should be for women who got abortions if abortion became illegal:
click pic to youtube video