States are shoving aside millions of federal dollars for abstinence education, walking away from the program the Bush administration touts for slowing teen sexual activity. Barely half the states are still in, and two more say they are leaving.
There was mounting evidence the abstinence programs weren't proving to be effective.
Throw in a rising pregnancy rate among 15-19 year-olds and state officials decided last summer it was time to get out.
Yes. Dumb asses. It was so time to get out.