They are my organs, not yours.

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    Brooklyn man accused of buying, selling kidneys - Yahoo! News

    Why can't I sell one of my kidneys if I want to?
    What if one of my family members needs a kidney? Can I sell one of mine to my brother?
     
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    I think you should be allowed to and had it been legal,those people might have gotten far more and this schmuck would not have been so greedy since competition would be in play. I personally would not sell any of my organs, I'd give a kidney to my child or another family member though.
     
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    You know what they say: It's all fun and games until somebody loses a kidney.
     
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    Does EZ try to buy everyone elses organs too or just mine ? :lol:
     
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    Different kind of organ, we aren't talking musical instruments.
     
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    she specifically asks about my skin flute. :lol:
     
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    I guess if you both want sex change operations, who am I to argue.
     
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    my point exactly---after all--they ARE our bodies !:lol:
     
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    i am against the selling of organs, a rich alcoholic would buy a liver whenever he needed one while poorer people would die for need of one.
     

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