Does This Image Show Fetus Smiling in Mother's Womb?
On May 31, 2023, the independent, anti-abortion news outlet LifeNews posted an image to Facebook that purportedly showed a fetus smiling in his mother's womb. The image also displayed a picture of what was believed to be the same baby smiling after he was born. The caption read, "Baby before birth. Baby after."
On the next day, we received mail from a reader who asked if we could confirm the post's veracity.
"I saw the attached photo on Facebook on a friend's page," the email read. "The 'before' looks Photoshopped...