Does he mean "there are thousands of exceptions" which would condone abortion? The three that come to mind and were mentioned are incest, rape and life of the mother. Beyond that what else is crucial to the argument? ... (emotional stress [for whom?], form of birth control, financial burden, embarrassment, political views...more? Is there more to this argument that would be put forth by pro-choice advocates that I'm unaware of? What this boils down to is ... where is Rand Paul on this issue since he seems to think it matters enough to put forward an anti-abortion bill at the federal level with "thousands of exceptions"? It sounds like a lot of 'politician-itis' as he stakes out his bid for 2016.