“I’m going to say this in as public a way as I know how: if I’m ever diagnosed as being in a persistent vegetative state and remain so over a decade, pull the fucking plug! Don’t let some possessed family member prolong my existence for some stinking principle.” – MacRaven
Since we are feeling blunt (and emotions in general on this issue are running high). Let me point out that this whole situation is being used as a political football and the top Republicans who are making this into a national priority are only “pro-life” when it suits them to be so.
Finally for you fans of nuance you can read my own musings on euthanasia from a Pagan perspective.