From the Weekly Conversation Between New York Times Columnists Gail Collins and Bret Stephens: What about the imminent demise of Roe v. Wade?

From the weekly conversation between New York Times columnists Gail Collins and Bret Stephens headlined “Sometimes, History Goes Backward”:

Bret Stephens:  Your thoughts on what appears to be the imminent demise of Roe v. Wade?

Gail Collins: I have multitudinous thoughts, some of them philosophical and derived from my Catholic upbringing. Although I certainly don’t agree with it, I understand the philosophical conviction that life begins at conception.

Bret: As a Jew, I believe that life begins when the kids move out of the house.

Overturning Roe v. Wade Could Upend November’s Elections

From a Washington Post story by Theodoric Meyer and Leigh Ann Caldwell headlined “Overturning Roe v. Wade could upend the midterms”:

The bombshell revelation on Monday night that the Supreme Court is preparing to strike down Roe v. Wade promises to consume Washington in the months ahead and reorder the midterm elections.

A draft opinion obliterating Roe was obtained by Politico’s Josh Gerstein and Alexander Ward. “Roe was egregiously wrong from the start,” Justice Samuel Alito wrote in the draft opinion.