By: Dan Abramson
Bayer Aspirin: Pain Reliever/Contraceptive
Rick Santorum supporter and financial backer Foster Friess made an appearance on MSNBC this week in which he addressed the (apparently) controversial issue of contraception. He said, “Back in my day, they used Bayer aspirin for contraceptives. The gals put it between their knees and it wasn’t that costly.” Sure, we all had a good laugh at the old man when he said this, but upon further inspection, he wasn’t necessarily lying.
Here's Freiss's box of Bayer: