I Support the Death Penalty

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    I wholeheartedly do. But lots of people have an

    issue with that. So I'm sure everyone has heard that Tsarnaev was given the death penalty. Of course I'm happy. But when I posted my response to it, I was accused of being a theist. Because I guess the death penalty and religiosity are mutually inclusive to one another. Anyway...
    MrsAnnThropy MrsAnnThropy
    36-40, F
    May 15, 2015

    I Support It.

    Sod it, im not paying my hard earned tax money to feed a serial murderer/rapist/killer. If my own child had been brutally murdered, i would want to see that sick f*** rot not pay for them to stay alive. I have no sympathy, people think the death penalty is denying murderers their...
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Dec 22, 2009

    If you raped, molested,

    or killed a child, you deserve the death penalty. If you did a crime that was so disgraceful and disgusting then you deserve to die as well. That sounds heartless but its true. I just can't figure out why someone would want to do something so cruel.
    GreenEyess GreenEyess
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 23, 2015

    Justice =/= Murder

    This was my response to a person that asked that fashionable but ill-thought-out question, "Why do we kill people to show people who kill people that killing people is wrong?" I thought it appropriate to share here. There is a difference between murder and justice. We put...
    gloomysunday gloomysunday
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jan 28, 2010

    90% per cent of population disagrees with

    capital punishment. I consider myself part of that 10% per cent that thinks murderers should die! There are plenty of reasons why death penalty should be legalized, among them, justice. By definition, justice is the condition of being morally right. So if you kill someone you...
    emotionlessqueen emotionlessqueen
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 16, 2016

    If a person won't be able to function in society

    after their sentence, and we help pay to fulfill their sentence, I'm really surprised the death penalty isn't more common.
    PuckDrop PuckDrop
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 23, 2015

    Reasons why I support the death penalty: 1.

    ) Justice 2.) Saves tax money 3.) No worries about prisons being full a.) no prisoners being released early 4.) Creates jobs Am I missing anything? Oh well.
    djag2007 djag2007
    26-30, M
    Jun 2, 2014
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