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  •  that may be, but that doesn't mean (0+ / 0-)

    that the laws set up in the new Republic provided for said ancestor to immediately pick his gun back up and fire on all the politicians he disagreed with in Congress. That could hardly be called instituting a new gov't.  It's more like instituting endless war.

    If we want to go by the constitution and the law, it's not really cool to threaten politicians with guns. If OTOH we think we're starting the next Revolution, then it's dumb to say we're patriotic Americans, given that what we're threatening with guns is America.

    A thousand Sharkeys are invading a thousand Shires every day across our country.--James Wells

    by SouthernLiberalinMD on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 10:53:36 PM PST

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