Ed Driscoll

Four Chilling Words

Legalized euthanasia in Europe.

As Hugh Hewitt notes, it didn’t end very well the last time it was tried, either.

Update (12/1/04): Hewitt notes no coverage of this story in major US newspapers and concludes:

MSM does not care to cover this. You figure out why. In silence is approval, and in approval, an invitation to proceed.

Sadly, I think he’s right on both conclusions.

Meanwhile, Jim Geraghty adds, “Hugh wonders why his favorite bloggers are saying nothing, so here’s my brief bit of something: The canary in the coal mine just slumped over, coughed, and died.”