I'm shocked â?¦ shocked!

comment
A Bush administration appointee is a knuckle-dragging goon who, um, may have misled us all about his credentials in order to further a radical (and, if I may, borderline retarded) social agenda? You don't say.

In late 2006, President Bush appointed Dr. Eric Keroack to oversee the nation's family planning services. In other words, the birth control czar. It goes without saying that Keroack hates birth control. But even for the anti-uterus crowd, this dude has some weird-ass ideas: "Though he has no formal research credentials, Dr. Keroack has lectured widely from a PowerPoint presentation that uses Loony Tunes characters to illustrate his theory that premarital sex damages the female brain, making non-abstinent women incapable of forming emotional bonds."

Naturally, that totally qualifies him for a top job in the federal government. But that's not what caused Keroack to resign. He stepped down in March after he came under investigation for Medicaid fraud. Now, it appears his resume is a tad exaggerated.

Stupid, dishonest and corrupt? It's a wonder Keroack's not Secretary of Defense by now.

Tags

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at feedback@orlandoweekly.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club for as little as $5 a month.