I have been slowly rethinking my position on Capital Punishment thanks to my bride. It’s hard to get into because I’m still going back and forth in my own head. One thing I don’t think I’ll sway to much on however is the necessity of removing human trash from our planet. Several names jump to mind quickly; Hitler, Bin Laden, Zaraqawi, and yes Saddam Hussein.
The MSNBC report includes the quote of the year I believe:
NBC could hear cheers and celebrations in the background while talking to an official in the prime minister’s office.
“This son of a bitch is lying under my feet.… I can’t talk now because of all the cheers!” a witness said.
The New York Times has posted their Obit for Saddam, no doubt written a while back. They include a pic spread. They lead off the spread with this one:
How quaint. A viscious barbarian “enjoying” his ahem-forcedunderpainoftortureandrapeoftheirchildren-ahem adoring public. No no…I prefer to remember him as I remember his sons (graphic picture below the fold).
And now, from Liveleak: