Yahoo!News/Reuters reports that “shortly before birth, a fetus may be able to distinguish mom’s voice from others.” But, paradoxically, it apparently can’t feel when scissors are jammed into its skull.

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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.


  1. cj says:

    Thank you!