You may recall the election of 2006, when the issue of stem cell research was at the forefront of political campaigns across the county. At the time, Missouri had a constitutional amendment before the voters that protected embryonic stem cell research – the advertising in favor of which featured Michael J. Fox.

The opposition to the stem cell bill included some Missouri-based celebrities, including current Brewer (and noted God enthusiast) Jeff Suppan:

It\’s fitting that Suppan takes his faith in the Lord so seriously – since I manage to use God\’s name in various creative ways while he\’s pitching.