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[3 Jul 2011 | 10 Comments | ]
State Should Stay Out of the Circumcision Debate

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The decision was a journey on my part.  While one of my cousins had chosen not to circumcise their kids, everyone else in my family was circumcised.  I had not given it a lot of thought.   But when Tara became pregnant, and not knowing the sex of Theory, the issue suddenly was in front of us.
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