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From Handcuffs To A Country Song To 100 Million Users, Look How Far The Pill Has Come

There have been some ridiculous attacks on women's health and rights in state legislatures across the country over the past few years. It's sorta like legislators have nothing else to focus on or something? *Eyeroll.* But even in a time when it feels like our rights are constantly having to be defended, it's really refreshing to take a step back and to see how far we've come. There's a lot to be proud of here!

From Handcuffs To A Country Song To 100 Million Users, Look How Far The Pill Has Come

A young boy tried to grab the Pope's skull cap

A boy of about 10-years-old with a mental disability stole the show at Pope Francis' weekly general audience on Wednesday at the Vatican auditorium. In front of an audience of thousands the boy walked past security and onto the stage while priests delivered prayers and introductory speeches.

The boy, later identified as Paolo, Jr., greeted the pope by shaking his hand and when it was clear that he had no intention of leaving, the pontiff asked Monsignor Leonardo Sapienza, the head of protocol, to let the boy borrow his chair.

The boy's activity on the stage was clearly a breach of Vatican protocol but Pope Francis didn't seem to be bothered one bit. He looked at the child with a sense of joy and wasn't even disturbed when he repeatedly motioned that he wanted to remove his skull cap.

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