... Defending and promoting intrinsic evils are, themselves, evil acts. To expect that the defenders will be truthful and decent in that defense is naive. They cannot be. Who, in their right mind, would support allowing parents to murder their children? Who, in their right mind, would support killing an infant in a way that would be considered "cruel and unusual" if applied to a convict, "Torture" if applied to an enemy combatant, and "aggravating circumstances" in a death penalty case?