Mon Oct 8, 2012, 05:09 PM
Whovian (2,866 posts)
Charlie Fuqua, Arkansas Legislative Candidate Endorses Death Penalty For Rebellious Children In Book
Charlie Fuqua, the Republican candidate for the Arkansas House of Representatives who called for expelling Muslims from the United States in his book, also wrote in support for instituting the death penalty for "rebellious children."
In "God's Law," Fuqua's 2012 book, the candidate wrote that while parents love their children, a process could be set up to allow for the institution of the death penalty for "rebellious children," according to the Arkansas Times. Fuqua, who is anti-abortion, points out that the course of action involved in sentencing a child to death is described in the Bible and would involve judicial approval. While it is unlikely that many parents would seek to have their children killed by the government, Fuqua wrote, such power would serve as a way to stop rebellious children.
According to the Arkansas Times, Fuqua wrote:
The maintenance of civil order in society rests on the foundation of family discipline. Therefore, a child who disrespects his parents must be permanently removed from society in a way that gives an example to all other children of the importance of respect for parents. The death penalty for rebellious children is not something to be taken lightly. The guidelines for administering the death penalty to rebellious children are given in Deut 21:18-21:
The rest at http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/08/charlie-fuqua-arkansas-candidate-death-penalty-rebellious-children_n_1948490.html
The stupid is strong in this one.
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Mon Oct 8, 2012, 05:17 PM
Whovian (2,866 posts)
3. If he wants to go all OT lets check his closet for poly blends and his diet for shellfish.
If he wants to go with Deuteronomy I say let's hold him to Leviticus as well. If he ever laughed at some bald guy like Don Rickles send in the bears!