“EVANSTON, Ill. - A 90-year-old woman well-liked by her neighbors apparently has been living in a house with the bodies of three siblings, one of whom may have been dead since the early 1980s, police say.”—
I had to read this twice, not only because I couldn’t grasp the fact that the woman had been living with the dead for so long, but because the Associated Press are the biggest bunch of idiots I have ever known! Not only do they mention the fact that her Identity has not been released in the first half of the article, but the proceed to mention the names of her deceased siblings, the very ones she was shackin up with! How stupid are they and how stupid do they think we are?
“His eyes are fixed and dilated. His body neither moves nor responds to stimulation. His brain stem shows no electrical function, and his brain tissue has begun to decompose. “This is death at its simplest,” the hospital’s lawyers wrote in a court filing. The hospital said it would help the family move what it called the boy’s “earthly remains” to another medical facility, but has found none willing to accept a brain-dead child. The dispute wound up in court Sunday, when the family asked a federal judge to block the hospital from doing any further tests for brain activity. The hospital responded by asking a District of Columbia Superior Court judge for permission to discontinue treatment.”—Brain-dead boy still on life support - Crime & courts- msnbc.com
“There’s something deeply wrong with putting the rights of a minority up to a majority vote," said Evan Wolfson, a gay-rights lawyer who heads a group called Freedom to Marry. "If this were being done to almost any other minority, people would see how un-American this is.”—Gay activists jarred by California marriage defeat - Yahoo! News