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Obama's Constitution
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Posted by Au Auric 2012-10-11 14:23|| || Front Page|| [336092 views ]  Top

#1 One of the basic principles of the Constitution was 'never concentrate power that you'd never want your political rival to have'. The Donks will rue the day they created such a monstrosity of imperial authority.
Posted by Procopius2k 2012-10-11 16:37||   2012-10-11 16:37|| Front Page Top

#2 Not if they can create a permanent culture of dependency in 50.5% of the voters, p2k.

As a fallback, they'll scream bloody civil rights murder if anyone else tries what they're doing.
Posted by lotp 2012-10-11 17:42||   2012-10-11 17:42|| Front Page Top

#3 Maybe, but every time in history there comes a point where you have to defend the system, to paraphrase Lincoln, to give their last full measure of devotion. When that day comes, they'll have a lot of 'dependent' cannon fodder but little else to retain power. It won't be enough. Never has.
Posted by Procopius2k 2012-10-11 17:45||   2012-10-11 17:45|| Front Page Top

#4 If it comes to that, yes .... provided we don't go the way of Germany's army.
Posted by lotp 2012-10-11 18:18||   2012-10-11 18:18|| Front Page Top

#5 Where's the 'Master of the Obvious' pic, on vacation?
Posted by Raj 2012-10-11 19:32||   2012-10-11 19:32|| Front Page Top

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