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Akin and His Critics

John5840 Wrote: Aug 24, 2012 3:58 PM
And even if your analogy were not completely ludicrous, that would up to teh individual in question.
The_Nerd_Warrior Wrote: Aug 24, 2012 11:27 PM
"An 8 cell blastocyst is not a baby."

PROVE it.

Not provide evidence. PROVE. Beyond a shadow of doubt.

TELL me when the 'piece of tissue' becomes human. TELL ME.

What's that? You can't?

Then why are you GUESSING when you could be killing human beings?

I guess you don't care about any life very much, do you?
Jack2894 Wrote: Aug 24, 2012 5:45 PM
An 8 cell blastocyst is not a baby. You are on eof those hoier than thou types who is willing to make a hman right in front of you suffer to prove some bizarre fantasy about your religion. Its sadistic to make other people suffer to make yourself feel better.
Anominus Wrote: Aug 24, 2012 5:01 PM
Ludicrous? It's you liberals who argue, in rejection of biology, that unborn children are "not human / not alive" in an attempt to make them into modern example of "2/3rds persons," in order to easily kill them for the convenience of their would-be-mothers.

Self-mutilation is hardly a helpful or healthful response to a problem, and no, such a thing is not simply up to the "individual in question," as it is considered evidence of a mental disorder.

Todd Akin would do his party and his country a service by stepping aside. The rest of the campaign will be dominated by this side issue, possibly denying Republicans a key Senate seat. To use the words "legitimate" and "rape" in the same phrase betrays a serious lack of judgment. Only about 1 percent of women undergoing abortions report that they were raped, according to the Alan Guttmacher Institute. One percent is not zero.

That much having been said, I must offer a mild dissent to the widespread view expressed by both Republicans and Democrats that what...