Obama’s first thought- Crisis = Opportunity, followed by a staff meeting of his flying monkeys to implement another “fundamental change”.
To ascribe the ultimate decision/determination to a human of whether and when one is viable, human or mere punishment is above all of our pay grades. Once determined to be unworthy of life and human rights by another human, then how can something like this http://youtu.be/gwFIEprF_9Y happen? Dont stories like Melisa Ohden demonstrate the fallibility of such decisions? Deciding on not just Life vs. Death but Human vs. Non-human(?).