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Old 02-22-2003   #1
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Abortion

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Old 02-22-2003   #2
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I think it's an option, not bad or good.
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Old 02-22-2003   #3
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if i got a girl pregnent, i would beg and grovel for her to NOT get it aborted, because that kinda of thing would literaly destroy my life.
that said, i have nothing against others wanting to use it, its their choice, but for me, i dont want it, i just belive the option should be there.
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So you would prefer she had the kid?

What would you do then?

Why force a shite life on someone?
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Depends on the situation for me really... I'd probly die just from being pregnant tho Then the child would probly die too...
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I don't think I could ever bring myself to have an abortion, but that doesn't mean other women shouldn't have the right to choose. I totally disagree with partial-birth abortions.
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I disagree with abortion if it is treated as a form of birth control. Have a baby, toss it, have another, toss that one too...etc. That is sick. But if the girl was raped or something, then get the tainted creation out of her body. Because what are the chances that she'll love a child that was literally forced upon her in a disgusting and horrible way?
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dg: why would it be a shit life?
i could get a job, i could look after it, i could be its father. it would make MY life shite, but - in my mind - thats better than it dieing.
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Abortion is murder, only 4% of abortions are from rape or incest. That means that's 96% of abortions are because the child was an "inconvience" to the mother. The child should be given a chance at life. and for all those who say it's a woman's "right to choose" it was her choice to be whore, once she is pregnant it is no longer her choice about the child. as for the other 4%, it is hard but doesn't that child deserve a chance? there are lot's of people who come from very screwed up backrounds, but they are still given the chance to live and make the best of their life.
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fact: abortion deaths out number the fatalities of any war we ever had by at least double.

i am pro choice........if women want a child don't use a condom, if they don't use a condon or abstainance. abortion is wrong unless it is for rape or incest victums.
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I am kinda confused, being religious, I don't think that abortion is good, but on the other hand having a child from incest or rape would be horrible, and you might hold some resent for the child, and that would not be good at all. So personally, I would never have an abortion unless not having one would put me in a situation that would end up harming me.
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If the mother has good reasons, i think it's okay. If she just does it because, then i dont think it's okay.
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I think no one can't really say anything about it if they haven't experienced the situation themselves. The decision, whether or not to do abortion, must be hard one to make. You are not doing the decision only for yourself but for the unborn baby, too! Though actually it is not yet a baby, it is only some cells...
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The cells of a baby! Does not a mighty oak start from a tiny seed?
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Yes, but you don't necessarily think of the cells as a person already!?
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I think deciding to have an abortion would be a very difficult decision to make-for anyone. A lot of teens that get pregnant aren't financially stable enough to support a child and it would be wrong to bring a baby into a world like that.
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Too emotional. It's an egg cell, it's a sperm cell. There's more than enough life on this planet as it is. More efficient to start killing us off than birthing others.
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Too emotional. It's an egg cell, it's a sperm cell. There's more than enough life on this planet as it is. More efficient to start killing us off than birthing others.
Even though the moral quelms I have over abortion are less than that of others, that comment makes me sick. It sounds like something Hitler would say.

If a woman makes a choice to destroy her unborn child and knows she will hafta live with that choice forever then should must have a damn good reason. I don't think we should restrict that woman's right, it's her body afterall.
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It's similar to the death penalty for criminals. Who is so arrogant to pretend they are a god? If they are so arrogant or deluded, why should anyone else pay them any attention? How much attention does a crazy person get in reality?

To the best of my knowledge, no one on earth should have the power to individually decide who should or should not die, child or adult. Neither should any group of individuals make decisions that will affect only an individual. If that group of individuals was to bear the burden of such a decision, then the decision would belong to everyone in that group, no? Otherwise, individuals should be responsible for themselves.

Some would say that such decisions have been made by groups traditionally within different cultures since the beginning of recorded time. I would add though, that if knowledge, science and philosophy of living have progressed at all, it should reflect in the ability to live and let live as much as possible.

Think about it before giving up any of your rights to either another person or group who will not bear your consequences.
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How is putting criminals to death playing god?

You make it sound like it's god's job to kill people. Hmm

Since you seem to believe in god, why do you question the ability he gave you to take away life?
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