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Which Babies Should Get the Death Sentence?

Jeremy128 Wrote: Aug 22, 2012 6:12 PM
True, she does, I'm just answering the author's question. He implies there are no benefits, and I think there are. People disagree on the balancing of factors, but he is being dishonest to imply there is no benefit.

Americans witnessed a remarkable drama this week when some of our most exalted politicians frantically scrambled to reassure voters that they, too, believed that the United States ought to permit the deliberate killing of at least some innocent human beings.

They apparently did so to persuade the public they are caring, compassionate and -- above all -- reasonable people.

The drama started when Rep. Todd Akin, the Republican nominee in the U.S. Senate race in Missouri, expressed his view that no innocent human being ought to be deliberately killed.

However, that was not the only thing Akin expressed....