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  •  The dissenters in Heller did not dispute the (0+ / 0-)

    history, only the result.   There is scant evidence or scholarly research to support the "slave patrol" theory.  

    Many hands make light work, but light hearts make heavy work the lightest of all.

    by SpamNunn on Sun Feb 03, 2013 at 10:58:20 AM PST

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    •  Except, of course (0+ / 0-)

      for the evidence and scholarly research that was posted.

      If you wish to dispute that evidence, feel free. You don't get to invoke hand waving.

      Here's a more in depth scholarly article, footnotes included:

      http://www.saf.org/...

      I don't know how you can read through that and still ascribe to your point of view, but I'd be willing to hear your counter arguments.

      •  The overwhelming scholarly opinion is to the (0+ / 0-)

        contrary.  I can find one or two articles to support any historical theory.  I don't know how you can read one scholarly article that supports your beliefs and hold it to be the sole truth.  That the author's name is "Bogus" is just an added ironic plus.

        Many hands make light work, but light hearts make heavy work the lightest of all.

        by SpamNunn on Sun Feb 03, 2013 at 01:58:05 PM PST

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