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  •  So it's okay to light him on fire? nt (0+ / 0-)

    Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves. -Thoreau

    by CenPhx on Thu May 01, 2014 at 11:45:19 AM PDT

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    •  No... I would not support an auto-da-fe for (0+ / 0-)

      executing him.

      But if we are trying to execute him humanely and something goes wrong and he catches fire I'll just shrug and say "Well, we should try to do better next time."

      I certainly do not feel any of the horror, sadness, outrage, etc. that I would if a criminal set an innocent person on fire.

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