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Subject:  Re: Magnificent takedown of Piers Date:  1/12/2013  10:10 AM
Author:  xLife Number:  114064 of 146906

You rely on the Shay's rebellion argument like it is the only point in history that actually matters.

No. I refer to Shays' Rebellion as if it were the catalyst and context for the Constitutional Congress.

In early 1787 John Jay wrote that the rural disturbances and the inability of the ce