Man-shaming pro-life billboard towers over south Minneapolis intersection [PHOTO]

Jane Booth-Tobin, a media strategist for TakeAction Minnesota, tweeted out the above photo of a pro-life billboard at the intersection of Chicago Avenue and 38th Street in south Minneapolis.

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Man-shaming aside, the billboard, paid for by Prolife Across America, doesn't appear to have it right with its "heartbeat at 18 days" assertion. According to the Mayo Clinic, a fetal heartbeat begins about four weeks after conception.

Then again, who needs facts when appealing to emotions can do the trick?

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