or else he lied on television,
He told us that he found you;
he told us that you were true.”
I was listening to this song by a band called Room Full of Walters, and it reminded me why I am against the death penalty. Jeffrey said he found Jesus in prison. So did Son of Sam. So who am I to say God is done with one of his children so we should kill him?
I was at my local caucus in 2008 when the leader was asking for party plank suggestions. Somebody suggested an anti-abortion plank and there was a resounding cheer…”oh, yeah! we’re pro-life!” So a couple of minutes later I raised my hand and said “We need to be consistently pro-life. The US should abolish the death penalty.” My idea was met with a resounding silence and did not make the final list. I don’t get that. After the caucus my Mormon neighbor came to me and said “Y’know…you got me thinking.” And that was my goal…to get somebody to think about it. See link below for a list of countries that still allow the death penalty:
I gotta go…