OCCOM BILL wrote:
I imagine it would turn my stomach a little too Ebrown, but since I am a supporter of the penalty, I would feel compelled to endure watching it if it were available. Who knows; maybe I'd change my mind. I doubt it
but it is possible.
I have heard staunch opponents of the death penalty say that it should be televised for this exact reason. If society is going to impose the ultimate penalty, it should have the guts to face it.
I am trying to stay away from a political post. The capital punishment debate has been done by hotter heads than mine.
I am only saying that it made me feel uncomfortable to watch in in someone elses country. I imagine I would feel more uncomfortable in my own.