Yankee Ingenuity Will Find a Way

September 24th, 2003  |  Published in Uncategorized

Frustrated by a lack of public will to kill people because of growing awareness of human fallibility,

the governor of Massachussetts is out to build the better felon trap:

“Governor Mitt Romney said yesterday he is confident that a commission he has created can develop a death penalty statute that will use the latest forensic science and technology to guarantee that only the guilty will be executed. “‘We want a standard of proof that is incontrovertible,’ Romney said as he stood at a State House press conference …”

To quote my old drill sergeant, “How does it feel to want,” Mitt?

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