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Minstrel Boy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-16-03 03:35 PM
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9. Which do you choose, premeditated murder or wholesale slaughter?
To call the choice ethically dubious is one helluva understatement.

I don't think I'm being a pollyanna when I say, firmly, "none of the above."
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  -The "ethics" and "morality" of assassination BloodyWilliam  Oct-16-03 03:23 PM   #0 
  - Kill the leaders first, I agree  WhoCountsTheVotes   Oct-16-03 03:25 PM   #1 
  - What if you're fighting a war in which the soldiers would continue to figh  AP   Oct-16-03 08:11 PM   #16 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-17-03 06:01 AM   #20 
  - WWI was started by an assassination. n/t  BullGooseLoony   Oct-17-03 07:06 AM   #25 
  - Ask Israel  Loonman   Oct-16-03 03:25 PM   #2 
  - Israel's no saint, and that's not the best form of assassination.  BloodyWilliam   Oct-16-03 03:28 PM   #3 
  - Pick off the leaders  HEyHEY   Oct-16-03 03:30 PM   #4 
  - Ex-fucking-zactly.  BloodyWilliam   Oct-16-03 03:33 PM   #6 
  - The ends NEVER justify the means  htuttle   Oct-16-03 03:31 PM   #5 
  - Shoudl have killed Hussein in the first Gulf War  WhoCountsTheVotes   Oct-16-03 03:34 PM   #8 
  - Right...the problem is the "ends justifying the means"  BullGooseLoony   Oct-17-03 06:23 AM   #22 
  - No ethics or morality to it  xJlM   Oct-16-03 03:34 PM   #7 
  - Which do you choose, premeditated murder or wholesale slaughter?  Minstrel Boy   Oct-16-03 03:35 PM   #9 
  - Who would you rather see die?  sweetheart   Oct-16-03 03:36 PM   #10 
  - Why the quotation marks  Bridget Burke   Oct-16-03 03:44 PM   #11 
  - but the one that takes over  7th_Sephiroth   Oct-17-03 06:04 AM   #21 
  - There is definitely a transition away from the rule of law  DuctapeFatwa   Oct-16-03 03:48 PM   #12 
  - Consider the country you're in.  BloodyWilliam   Oct-16-03 03:50 PM   #13 
     - LOL and then we quickly run to sell poison twigs to  DuctapeFatwa   Oct-16-03 08:06 PM   #14 
  - Furthermore, consider regicide.  AP   Oct-16-03 08:10 PM   #15 
  - i would.  nemo137   Oct-16-03 11:37 PM   #17 
  - Assassination is never right to me.  Clete   Oct-16-03 11:57 PM   #18 
  - I have to agree with you here Clete...  rasputin1952   Oct-17-03 12:29 AM   #19 
  - Maybe  Silverhair   Oct-17-03 06:51 AM   #23 
  - Assassination is cowardly. I thought Saddam's offer of a duel  Dover   Oct-17-03 07:01 AM   #24 

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