(Found via Mike Flynn) The Dutch are worried: it seems euthanasia's not being offered to the mentally ill nearly often enough or easily enough and that's just wrong.
Gee, remember when The Netherlands was overrun by cruel, horrible fascists who, among other hideous injustices, euthanized the mentally ill and the handicapped, 'cos some lives were not worth living?
"Lebensunwertes Leben," horror to public policy in three generations -- Action T4 for the 21st Century!
One generation learns the hard way, the next forgets and the third reboots with minor changes, over and over.
10 KILL "UNWORTHY"
20 STOP KILLERS
30 VOW NEVER AGAIN 'this will fix it!
40 GOTO 10
D00d, I think there might be a bug in your code. And for once, it's not just that frikkin' GOTO statements are never good idea.
(Reminds me of the first time I used a BASIC Stamp on a project: no line numbers! Had to call up subroutines by name, utter heresy).
CHICAGO RAILROAD FAIR, 1948
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