In 1990, a concerned citizen by the name of Terence D. Edwards wrote a letter to the New York Times encouraging the public to reject 2 Live Crew.
"The imagery of 2 Live Crew's lyrics and stage performance is of sexual degradation and sneering self-satisfaction," he wrote, "repeatedly and venomously characterizing women by four-letter words referring to female genitalia."
Edwards had no idea that 12 years after accusing the Miami rap crew of objectifying women, former 2 Live Crew frontman and Miami New Times columnist Luther Campbell would be championing women's rights ahead of the 2012 presidential election.
In a recent interview with MTV News, Uncle Luke stressed the important role that women play in this year's general election, calling the 2012 race a contest "about women's rights" before encouraging everyone to vote.
"If people don't go out and vote then you'll get a guy in office that'll probably overturn Roe v. Wade," he said. "You'll probably get the health care reforms overturned."
Mitt Romney, of course, has flip-flopped on abortion. He sided with pro-choice supporters as governor of Massachusetts. However, he has all but picketed outside of a Planned Parenthood during his latest presidential campaign.
"I support the reversal of Roe v. Wade, because it is bad law and bad medicine," Romney wrote in a 2011 piece entitled "My Pro-Life Pledge" published by National Review. "Roe was a misguided ruling that was a result of a small group of activist federal judges legislating from the bench."
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Campbell says that if people don't vote, "we'll get set back another 10 years."
But if Roe v. Wade does get reversed, it'll be more like 39 years.