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How does capital punishment feel?
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Depends
No doubt the worse thing is the anticipation of the end to come.
Nobody has come back from effective capital punishment to indicate how it might feel. A a few have had incompetent executioners which leading to sizzling burns with electrocution, and partial excisions in a beheading. But the job is usually finished and there is no feedback. Pharmaceutical execution seems more humane.

In brief: Depends
No doubt the worse thing is the anticipation of the end to come.
Nobody has come back from effective capital punishment to indicate how it might feel. A a few have had incompetent executioners which leading to sizzling burns with electrocution, and partial excisions in a beheading. But the job is usually finished and there is no feedback. Pharmaceutical execution seems more humane.
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