VP DEBATE: which candidate gave a better answer regarding their personal religious experience?
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You mean not answer questions. Yea totally proved himself VP worthy.
Amen to that!!
Yes, everyone please force your values on others. Up to the 1950s, this would be unAmerican. In modern paranoid America, this is somehow considered admirable. Live & let live indeed. Oh well, the religious majority is rapidly losing ground & they will have to sleep in the bed they have made.
I liked how Ryan said that life begins at conception and its wrong to kill the life, unless its rape or incest or the mothers life is in danger, then life doesn't begin at conception and you can kill the non conception begun thing that's not life. Spot on
In the law it says abortion is legal. In the Constitution it says separation of Church and State. You want a theocracy? Go to the middle east.
Because we have this pretty new thing in our country called separation of Church and State. Oh...wait...it's not new at all. Biden realizes that he cannot impose his views on others. Ryan voted against choice even in the case of incest, rape or the mother's life.
But, Biden's seemed more heartfelt..(both did) Biden is Catholic and pro-choice?? hmm...I thought I heard Ryan say he was against it UNLESS she was raped, incest or life threatening to the mother..,,
Not at all. Ryan wants to force his beliefs on all. Biden was the one with the correct answer. He gets my vote.
I am a Presbyterian, and VERY uncomfortable talking and hearing about religion..Always have. Ryan made me a tad uncomfortable, but just because he was talking like he was very religious (nothing wrong with that, as long as you don't push it down people's throats. but that's a different conversation
Seriously, that's your argument? Why am I surprised? Maybe your own advice should be taken, however, before reading, take off the shaded glasses.
Biden is catholic yet he is pro-choice... Oh the irony
You can only legislate morality to an extent. Changes must happen at the heart level.
But the continued profitization of Planned parenthood on abortion ought to be criminal.
Have you checked the news lately
Ryan sounded like a damn robot when he answered this question - and he was talking about his own child! Biden got a little choked up, came across as more sincere.
well the obvious answer is Ryan. I'm not catholic but u can see in their answers that Ryan handled the issue better than the VP
@ BriD Did you have an abortion?
Ryan hands down. Very heartfelt and honest.
kytoaltoky, so it's okay to kill innocent babies if you have the conviction they're alive, but no proof? Please! Science confirms a fetus is alive, and is incapable of determining when new personhood starts.
Biden showed last night that he has only one core value: whatever it takes, stay in power.
TexASS RN be cray-cray!!
Speak for yourself only. U R clueless
Your comment is quite ignorant. Biden was right on
Lol -- sorry, don't think so...'
Exactly. Anti-pro-choice men are IGNORANT...!!
Very much disagree
Biden gave a much more Presidential answer...! Keep religion out of lawmaking.
Yup, Ryan needs to respect ALL religions, NOT just his own. Biden gave a much more Presidential answer...!
I really didn't care for neither explanation, Religion divides people anyway.
Biden seemed insincere to me
I'd love a moderator to just flatly say to both that he/she's not interested in their religious beliefs, it's not important!
So Paul Ryan wants to kill people to force his religion on them? What a stupid statement!
Only the people who view the resistance against imposing their religious beliefs on the masses as an assault on religious liberty.
Ryan's will to impose his religion reminds me of the Taliban.
Do people reeeeally believe Paul Ryan when he says the administration Is conducting assault on religious liberty....
I was SO pleased with Biden's answer, it was exactly right.
Biden also believes that the "Hosts" of the "Eucharist" become the literal body of Jesus when he eats them. But I bet he also understands why most other people don't. Religious beliefs are not a significant basis for public policy!
Only 39? Wow, you're right! Let's ban it now! Are you kidding me? Is that the cost of protecting fetuses? How many women became incapable of having more children later in life? How many were scarred physically and emotionally by that experience? But I guess the "sluts" were "asking for it!"
I think Biden was saying he realizes that it's a religious belief, not a scientific belief. He is saying that his beliefs might be wrong, and that he doesn't support policy based purely on his subjective religious convictions. I know that's hard for conservatives to understand, but it is what it is.
Biden clarified the role of religious beliefs in America; they are personal choices and have no place in public policy.
Again both believe abortion is wrong and it is; Biden answered much better the ryan. He said anyone who kills will answer to God! And yes God is real.
I truly don't that any one person can understand what it means to be pro-choice until he or she went through it...
I am despondent...do we not understand the truth of our convictions...if women don't control it, then who does?! Who are we as a nation?!!
Definitely Biden, he understands that religion is deeply personal and not to be pushed on others.
TexasRN, What about in the case of rape?
Ryan took this one hands down.
Calm ,intelligent, and respectful.
And the Bible says "I knew you when you were in your mothers womb"