Skip to comments.Miss World: ‘I’m Against Abortion,’ ‘Against Divorce’ and ‘Sex is For Marriage’
Posted on 10/21/2013 5:49:38 PM PDT by markomalley
Twenty-three-year-old Megan Lynn Young, who was recently crowned Miss World 2013 at the Miss World Pageant, said she is pro-life, does not use contraceptives, opposes divorce, and thinks the way to avoid unwanted sex is to just say no.
Miss Young was born in Virginia to a Filipino mother and an American father. She lives in the Philippines and represented that nation at the Miss World Pageant held in Bali, Indonesia on Sept. 28.
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In an interview on the Filipino news show ANC Headstart, as first reported by LifeSite News on Oct. 14, host Karen Davila asked Young about a controversial reproductive health (RH) law currently in limbo in the courts in the Philippines and related topics.
Davila asked, When it comes to the RH law, are you pro- or anti-RH?
Young said, Well, Im pro-life and if it means killing someone thats already there, then Im against that, of course. Im against abortion.
Davila then asked about contraception, and Miss Young said, I dont engage in stuff like that as of now. I think thats uh, sex is for marriage. Thats my belief. So, when it comes to the RH bill, as long as my beliefs are no abortion; it should be with your partner for life. Then thats my stand.
Davila also asked about divorce, and Miss Young said, Divorce. Im actually against divorce, because Ive seen, of course, that in my family. So I think that if you marry someone, that should be the person you should be with forever, through sickness and health, through good and bad, you should be with that person.
Davila continued, Now, a woman as gorgeous as yourself, how do you say no to sex?
Miss Young said, You just say no. If they try to push you, then you step away because you know that that person doesnt value you, doesnt value the relationship as much and if the guy is willing, you know, to sacrifice that, then that means a lot.
The Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act (RH) in the Philippines, was passed and signed into law there in 2012. However, because of legal challenges to its mandates on controversial products and services, such as sterilization, contraception, and abortion-inducing drugs, the Supreme Court delayed implementation of the law in early 2013 and re-emphasized the delay in August.
In the Philippines, about 80% of the population identifies as Catholic and 12% as Protestant; another 5% identifies as Muslim.
Well, I guess the chaps in the re-education camps will enjoy her company!
(A preemptive strike)
beautiful and well-spoken... no hemming and hawing :)
WOW - and smart and wise, too!
Attack from the “Hail Satan” crowd in 3,2,1........
Sounds like a good kid.
Eh, she’s okay, but would she be willing to make a beer run in the third quarter of a close game?
In light of her statements, I’m willing to overlook the obnoxious photoshopping of her skin!
(Not to mention the fact I’m twice her age... we all need to make sacrifices!)
She seems mean spirited, against eveything, how did she win?
Get out of the tree Yossarian!
Mom is a Pinay, dad is an American. What a combo — beautiful.
Boy are the PMSNBC folks going to whine about her...LOL
This young woman is a winner, no matter the outcome of the contest. She has good values.
Now I see that she actually won the contest. So that makes her a winner two times over.
She’s claiming she’s 23? No way. If she’s really Filipino, then looking like that she is probably in her late 30s.
If needing a blood transfusion and had a choice of hosts, Miley Cyrus, or Miss World?
I believe she’s half and half.
You would believe any of them? Did you learn nothing when you were dating?
However, Laz won't hit it...
...because she won't let him!
When the Blue States and Red States split into two countries...
I hope she’s...on OUR side!
You have very high standards, I see.
Wow! That is perfect beauty!
It’s about time someone spoke out against the hippie movement.
“It’s only weird if it doesn’t work!”
Okay, for the record, she is part Filipino. That puts her in the top five countries of feminine beauty.
1)Iceland (all of Scandanavia, really)
This ENDS this discussion. There are NO other right answers.
I like yer list...
There are always OTHER answers...
But we will leave it at this point and enjoy the concept of other “potential” possibilities...
And World Peace through Strength.
To be on or off the lost please FReepmail me.
BINGO! I mean, a guy has to have his standards, right? (grunts, scratches self under desk)
Excellent user name also!
Sweet and normal looking. I wonder how she got into a pageant.