Limbaugh: Are you ready? Remember, now, this is seven years ago. December 9th, 2005. Sitting down, Snerdley? “In a shocking turn-around, Massachusetts’s Governor Mitt Romney announced yesterday,” which would have been December 8th, 2005, “that Roman Catholic and other private hospitals in the state will be forced to offer emergency contraception to sexual assault victims under new state legislation, regardless of the hospitals’ moral position on the issue.