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65. DU Gun Enthusiast? Check........ (n/t)
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  -US executes first woman for five years Judi Lynn  Sep-23-10 09:47 PM   #0 
  - This is a sad, sad day for American and for American women  BlueCaliDem   Sep-23-10 09:50 PM   #1 
  - Why does it make a difference that she's a woman?  wookie72   Sep-23-10 11:09 PM   #22 
  - What, women don't matter?  Darth_Kitten   Sep-24-10 06:02 PM   #85 
  - Do the men who are executed not matter?  wookie72   Sep-24-10 11:32 PM   #88 
     - Because this posting is about a woman?  Darth_Kitten   Sep-25-10 06:34 PM   #101 
        - It's okay to ignore a very large gender disparity?  wookie72   Sep-26-10 09:49 AM   #104 
  - Because the two gunMEN were given life without parole. Shallenberger confessed  BlueCaliDem   Sep-25-10 01:11 AM   #91 
     - The one who instigates the crime is considered more culpable  wookie72   Sep-25-10 09:14 AM   #95 
        - And the one who instigated it was Shallenberger, but he got life w/o parole  BlueCaliDem   Sep-25-10 06:07 PM   #100 
           - WRong, her lawyer claims Shallenberger instigated it  wookie72   Sep-26-10 09:54 AM   #106 
  - ...  Regret My New Name   Sep-24-10 06:27 AM   #51 
  - Executing someone for five years should be cruel and unusual punishment.  Ozymanithrax   Sep-23-10 09:54 PM   #2 
  - +1  truthisfreedom   Sep-23-10 09:56 PM   #3 
  - They also got the date for reinstatement of the death penalty wrong  Art_from_Ark   Sep-23-10 09:59 PM   #4 
  - And they think they own the English language. n/t  Ozymanithrax   Sep-23-10 10:02 PM   #6 
  - +2.  nolabear   Sep-23-10 11:34 PM   #28 
  - It is perfectly good English.  oldironside   Sep-24-10 02:09 AM   #45 
  - Who the hell buys spellcheckers? They're usually free.  Regret My New Name   Sep-24-10 06:30 AM   #52 
  - And the US did not execute her, either  AngryAmish   Sep-24-10 10:31 AM   #74 
  - This, Ma'am, Was Not Justice  The Magistrate   Sep-23-10 10:01 PM   #5 
  - The country looked as if it had finally become enlightened in 1972, when the DP was suspended.  Judi Lynn   Sep-24-10 05:49 AM   #48 
     - Bear In Mind,Ma'am, I Am Not An Opponent Of Capital Punishment  The Magistrate   Sep-24-10 06:01 AM   #50 
        - I've noted your comments concerning capital punishment in other threads, actually.  Judi Lynn   Sep-24-10 06:30 AM   #53 
  - Absolutely shameful. Many in this country are just plain bloodthirsty.  Zoeisright   Sep-23-10 10:03 PM   #7 
  - In some red states...  Frisbee   Sep-23-10 11:55 PM   #35 
  - Yes. It's a a terrible disgrace that we continue this barbaric and  ladjf   Sep-24-10 09:09 AM   #64 
  - So, dumb people should not face the same consequences as smart people?  Freddie Stubbs   Sep-24-10 09:15 AM   #67 
  - Smart enough to participate in a murder conspiracy.  proteus_lives   Sep-23-10 10:09 PM   #8 
  - The "mastermind" was killed while the actual murderer was not  wuushew   Sep-23-10 10:23 PM   #10 
  - I think they all should have been on the dock.  proteus_lives   Sep-23-10 11:00 PM   #17 
     - Yep, the actual trigger-pullers as well.  AtheistCrusader   Sep-23-10 11:22 PM   #26 
        - Probably had better lawyers.  proteus_lives   Sep-23-10 11:40 PM   #31 
  - 72  Hissyspit   Sep-23-10 11:24 PM   #27 
  - I like I said, smart enough for the crime.  proteus_lives   Sep-23-10 11:38 PM   #30 
     - And that's actually the stronger part of my argument.  Hissyspit   Sep-24-10 01:59 AM   #44 
        - Dozens and dozens of reasons why some people deserve to die for their crimes.  proteus_lives   Sep-24-10 03:02 AM   #46 
  - She also bragged to her friends that she married  golfguru   Sep-23-10 11:41 PM   #32 
  - Exactly why I'm not overflowing with sympathy for her.  proteus_lives   Sep-24-10 12:04 AM   #36 
  - Her low intelligence ought to have been a mitigating factor  DFLforever   Sep-24-10 12:56 AM   #40 
     - She was smart enough to find a rich man to marry  golfguru   Sep-24-10 06:42 PM   #87 
  - Smart enough to vote? I'll bet the same organizations trying to  24601   Sep-24-10 05:19 AM   #47 
  - Don't expect an answer to your very good question; you will just get "I can't hear you!"  mitchum   Sep-25-10 12:33 PM   #99 
  - Do you have a list of states which don't allow people of low intelligence to vote?  Judi Lynn   Sep-25-10 06:47 PM   #102 
  - You don't have to enjoy it so much, p_l.  Dogtown   Sep-24-10 05:51 AM   #49 
  - Who said I enjoyed it?  proteus_lives   Sep-24-10 11:37 AM   #75 
     - Please.  Dogtown   Sep-24-10 02:49 PM   #80 
        - Who loves the DP?  proteus_lives   Sep-24-10 03:04 PM   #81 
        - +1 for spot-on accuracy.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Sep-26-10 10:54 AM   #108 
  - None of that takes smarts  lunatica   Sep-24-10 06:49 AM   #55 
  - "A smart person wouldn't do these things."  proteus_lives   Sep-24-10 01:25 PM   #77 
  - solves nothing though  fascisthunter   Sep-24-10 09:27 AM   #68 
  - Disgusting! She was borderline retarded! And the guys got LIFE without parole????? sad day indeed.  SugarShack   Sep-23-10 10:21 PM   #9 
  - Pro-Lifers, huh?  sadbear   Sep-23-10 10:24 PM   #11 
  - I'm pro-choice, and she made hers.  Throd   Sep-23-10 10:37 PM   #13 
     - +1  proteus_lives   Sep-23-10 11:00 PM   #18 
     - +10  golfguru   Sep-23-10 11:42 PM   #33 
  - She sounded like a real piece of work.  edbermac   Sep-23-10 10:36 PM   #12 
  - WTF is right.  emilyg   Sep-23-10 10:39 PM   #14 
  - She also arranged sex with Fuller and her daughter, who was 16, in a parking lot.  chill_wind   Sep-23-10 11:10 PM   #23 
  - Well, if we started putting every hypocrite to death, we throw the  bullwinkle428   Sep-24-10 10:30 AM   #73 
  - Virginia is becoming the new Texas. nt  onehandle   Sep-23-10 10:49 PM   #15 
  - Ohio, too.  Bill McBlueState   Sep-24-10 08:29 AM   #60 
  - Iran, Saudi Arabia and China are toasting us as fellow executioners-in-arms today  Rozlee   Sep-23-10 10:59 PM   #16 
  - Indeed! eom  Purveyor   Sep-23-10 11:02 PM   #19 
  - i know people like her  madrchsod   Sep-23-10 11:06 PM   #20 
  - I can understand the objections over her intelligence, but not her gender.  AtheistCrusader   Sep-23-10 11:08 PM   #21 
  - Especially, when, well...  wookie72   Sep-23-10 11:13 PM   #24 
  - The poor, the unattractive, the mentally ill, the less intelligent -- we kill.  struggle4progress   Sep-23-10 11:17 PM   #25 
  - And the murderers.  proteus_lives   Sep-23-10 11:37 PM   #29 
  - Not most of them: only the poor, unattractive, mentally ill, or retarded ones.  struggle4progress   Sep-24-10 12:08 AM   #37 
  - And the ones who had their families killed.  proteus_lives   Sep-24-10 12:21 AM   #38 
     - Okay, seriously, enough.  Eric Condon   Sep-24-10 12:51 AM   #39 
        - You saying that to S4P as well?  proteus_lives   Sep-24-10 01:24 AM   #41 
           - They're making a point about the implementation of the death penalty.  Eric Condon   Sep-25-10 01:25 AM   #93 
              - I fail to see how I'm "mooning" over anything.  proteus_lives   Sep-25-10 01:52 AM   #94 
  - Killing some for killing someone ....  Trajan   Sep-24-10 01:35 AM   #43 
  - She wasn't executed for those reasons...  Regret My New Name   Sep-24-10 06:34 AM   #54 
  - She died without physical pain, her victims were not so lucky  golfguru   Sep-23-10 11:44 PM   #34 
  - Exactly.  Mad_Dem_X   Sep-24-10 07:07 AM   #56 
  - It doesn't matter that she was a woman  IrishEyes   Sep-24-10 01:33 AM   #42 
  - Agreed.  wookie72   Sep-24-10 09:02 AM   #62 
  - Heinous crime? Check. Certainty of agency? Check. No compelling mitigating circumstances?  aikoaiko   Sep-24-10 07:44 AM   #57 
  - Yep, almost exactly my take  pipoman   Sep-24-10 08:12 AM   #58 
  - DU Gun Enthusiast? Check........ (n/t)  Paladin   Sep-24-10 09:12 AM   #65 
     - Paladin: Gun owner and enthusiast himself but the self-hating kind.  aikoaiko   Sep-24-10 12:59 PM   #76 
        - I Just Find It Interesting......  Paladin   Sep-24-10 02:14 PM   #78 
           - If by the kind of company I am keeping you mean Democrats and Liberals, then yes.  aikoaiko   Sep-24-10 02:42 PM   #79 
           - Nice.  proteus_lives   Sep-24-10 03:05 PM   #82 
              - Like I Said, Aikoaiko: The Kind Of Company You Keep...... (n/t)  Paladin   Sep-25-10 09:33 AM   #96 
                 - Right back at you. ;-)  aikoaiko   Sep-25-10 12:11 PM   #97 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-24-10 03:44 PM   #84 
              - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-25-10 01:21 AM   #92 
  - There are 3 or 4 people  pipoman   Sep-24-10 08:21 AM   #59 
  - What I often wonder  Bill McBlueState   Sep-24-10 08:34 AM   #61 
  - +1  SammyWinstonJack   Sep-27-10 08:32 AM   #113 
  - As long as we continue capital punishment, we know that our  ladjf   Sep-24-10 09:08 AM   #63 
  - +1000  BuddhaGirl   Sep-24-10 09:39 AM   #69 
  - well said  La Lioness Priyanka   Sep-24-10 10:27 AM   #72 
  - This is what bothers me on this one:  Hepburn   Sep-24-10 09:12 AM   #66 
  - I unequivocally oppose the death penalty  AlecBGreen   Sep-25-10 07:53 PM   #103 
  - ahhh yes... now that she's executed all problems have been solved  fascisthunter   Sep-24-10 10:18 AM   #70 
  - ugh. the death penalty is really morally repugnant  La Lioness Priyanka   Sep-24-10 10:27 AM   #71 
  - Who agrees to a plea bargain that includes the death penalty?  alarimer   Sep-24-10 03:40 PM   #83 
  - Exactly, Ma'am: There Is Something Very Off About This News Accounts Are Not Touching  The Magistrate   Sep-24-10 06:06 PM   #86 
  - someone who conspired with someone else they cared about  pitohui   Sep-24-10 11:51 PM   #89 
  - Possibly to prevent any further shame to surviving family.  aikoaiko   Sep-25-10 12:13 PM   #98 
  - Exactly, make them go to trial and prove it if they want the death  treestar   Sep-26-10 11:50 AM   #111 
  - This was her SECOND attempt to kill the step-son, the first failed. -  lynne   Sep-25-10 12:49 AM   #90 
  - Unrec for inaccurate headline  slackmaster   Sep-26-10 09:53 AM   #105 
  - What, I thought the DP was something a country should be proud of having? Why the whitewash?  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Sep-26-10 11:02 AM   #109 
     - Many people outside of our country don't understand its structure  slackmaster   Sep-27-10 09:25 AM   #114 
        - All it takes is a SCOTUS saying it's cruel and unusual punishment. Poof, DP gone.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Sep-27-10 10:36 AM   #115 
           - It happened in California, but that was only temporary.  slackmaster   Sep-27-10 10:43 AM   #116 
              - Of course not. But the legal possibility is there. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Sep-27-10 10:50 AM   #117 
  - I can almost hear the pleasure moans from the usual suspects.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Sep-26-10 10:51 AM   #107 
  - Can we be proud we didn't stone her?  Desertrose   Sep-26-10 11:17 AM   #110 
  - Why not?  Abq_Sarah   Sep-27-10 01:24 AM   #112 
  - I'm against all executions, but this especially seems a waste.  mvd   Sep-29-10 06:10 PM   #118 
 

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