Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Young Pirate Cries Like a Girl
Everyone (meaning the MSM) seems to be making a big deal out of the age of the captured pirate.
His parents give differing stories, claiming he's as young as 15. The prosecution claims he's at least 18.
I don't see what the big deal is. Even were he 15, he's certainly old enough to understand that murder, piracy and kidnapping are wrong. Anyone who tells you that a 15 year old doesn't
understand what is right or wrong is the same type of fool who thinks every kid in the class deserves a trophy.
He was certainly old enough to threaten to kill people with an AK-47.
I think a better solution to this mess, at least better than paying to fly the pirates we capture to the U.S. for trial and publicity, is to take care of things the old fashioned way (circa 1762):