For instance, should we experiment with embryonic stem-cells just because we can? Do we ask if moral factors mitigate our scientific quests?

The “left” would rather imply that those opposed to their position are ignorant Luddites, or uncompassionate zealots, while depicting resistance towards caprice in bioethics as another chapter in the Galileo versus the Roman Catholic Church misadventure.

We're not implying you're views our outdated and that you're a fanatic, we know :D. Though you said it better than us; I guess the first step to recovery is acknowledging you have a problem.