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kywriter Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 7:36 AM
Of course it's not okay! But how has the criminality of those who have had drone strikes called been proven? The way administrative rules have been written concerning this, there is no burden of proof on the government. They only have to suspect. That is not enough. Terrorists are scum and deserve to die. But we must KNOW before killing them that they are indeed terrorists.

Random thoughts on the passing scene:

I can't get excited by the question of whether Senator Robert Menendez had sex with a prostitute in Central America. It is her word against his -- and when it comes to a prostitute's word against a politician's word, that is too close to call.

If an American citizen went off to join Hitler's army during World War II, would there have been any question that this alone would make it legal to kill him? Why then is there an uproar about killing an American citizen who has joined terrorist organizations that...