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104 year old scientist will fly to Switzerland to killself, says life is flame

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/apr/30/david...
Oh, you travel?
  05/01/18
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Oh, you travel?
  05/02/18
Me: saving for retirement LMAO
jared kushner
  05/02/18
he looks fantastic for 104
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  05/02/18
(Australian Federal Parliament)
Oh, you travel?
  05/02/18
cr, he could be 74
Buck "The Club" Paulette
  05/02/18
Jeez the dude is healthy at that age? what's he bitching ab...
spaceporn2525
  05/02/18
lol at the gofundme to upgrade him to business class
ma anand sheela
  05/02/18
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Buck "The Club" Paulette
  05/02/18
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JFC
  05/02/18
*gets off the plane rejuvenated after drinking champagne wit...
wait till biggus dickus hears of this
  05/02/18
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Oh, you travel?
  05/16/18


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Date: May 1st, 2018 8:18 PM
Author: Oh, you travel?

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/apr/30/david-goodall-australia-oldest-scientist-to-end-own-life-in-switzerland

David Goodall: 104-year-old scientist to end own life in Switzerland

Goodall’s decision is reigniting a debate about euthanasia in Australia where assisted suicide is illegal

Agence France-Presse in Sydney

Last modified on Tue 1 May 2018 12.48 EDT

Goodall’s decision is reigniting a debate about euthanasia in Australia where assisted suicide is illegal

Australia’s oldest scientist, who caused a stir when his university tried to vacate his office aged 102, will fly to Switzerland in early May to end his life, reigniting a national euthanasia debate.

David Goodall, who is now 104, does not have a terminal illness but his quality of life has deteriorated and he has secured a fast-track appointment with an assisted dying agency in Basel, euthanasia advocates said.

“I greatly regret having reached that age,” the ecologist told broadcaster ABC on his birthday earlier this month. “I’m not happy. I want to die. It’s not sad particularly. What is sad is if one is prevented.

“My feeling is that an old person like myself should have full citizenship rights including the right of assisted suicide,” he added.

Assisted suicide is illegal in most countries around the world and was banned in Australia until the state of Victoria became the first to legalise the practice last year.

But that legislation, which takes effect from June 2019, only applies to terminally ill patients of sound mind and a life expectancy of less than six months.

Other states in Australia have debated euthanasia in the past, but the proposals have always been defeated, mostly recently in New South Wales state last year. It was legalised in the Northern Territory, which is not a state, in 1995, but the commonwealth government overturned that legislation in 1997.

Exit International, which is helping Goodall make the trip, said it was unjust that one of Australia’s “oldest and most prominent citizens should be forced to travel to the other side of the world to die with dignity”.

“A peaceful, dignified death is the entitlement of all who want it. And a person should not be forced to leave home to achieve it,” it said on its website Monday.

The group has launched a GoFundMe campaign to get plane tickets for Goodall and his helper upgraded to business class from economy and has so far raised more than A$17,000 ($13,000).

Goodall, an honorary research associate at Perth’s Edith Cowan University, made international headlines in 2016 when he was declared unfit to be on campus.

After an uproar and support from scientists globally, the decision was reversed.

He has produced dozens of research papers and until recently continued to review and edit for different ecology journals.

• This article was amended on 1 May 2018 to acknowledge the legalisation of euthanasia in the Northern Territory from 1995 to 1997.



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3965678&forum_id=2#35962307)



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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:07 PM
Author: Oh, you travel?



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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:32 PM
Author: jared kushner (HOT on the trail of collusion)

Me: saving for retirement LMAO

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3965678&forum_id=2#35967668)



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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:33 PM
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he looks fantastic for 104

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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:34 PM
Author: Oh, you travel?

(Australian Federal Parliament)

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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:36 PM
Author: Buck "The Club" Paulette

cr, he could be 74

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3965678&forum_id=2#35967696)



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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:35 PM
Author: spaceporn2525

Jeez the dude is healthy at that age? what's he bitching about.

Its like when you were finishing up a study abroad program or something and just felt compelled to go out and enjoy some aspect of things because who knows the next time you'd come back that way again. sort of pleasurable feeling but anxiety producing at the same time.

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3965678&forum_id=2#35967694)



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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:35 PM
Author: ma anand sheela

lol at the gofundme to upgrade him to business class

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3965678&forum_id=2#35967695)



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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:36 PM
Author: Buck "The Club" Paulette



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3965678&forum_id=2#35967700)



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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:38 PM
Author: JFC



(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3965678&forum_id=2#35967717)



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Date: May 2nd, 2018 3:38 PM
Author: wait till biggus dickus hears of this

*gets off the plane rejuvenated after drinking champagne with RSF in bidness class, decides to meet up with RSF and his friends in Monaco and rage*

(http://www.autoadmit.com/thread.php?thread_id=3965678&forum_id=2#35967721)



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Date: May 16th, 2018 11:05 AM
Author: Oh, you travel?



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