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IP:"Time for the Constitution to be updated to reflect new abilities for quick interstate travel, television and internet, all things that were not envisioned by the framers of the Constitution."

t: "Like greenie taxes, taxes on cellphone bills, income taxes!.......how about LGBT rights? Same sex marriage? Mosques? POT? Medical marijuana? Cigarette smoking? Airplanes? Space craft? Birth control? X-rated videos and movies and DVDs? AIDS?"


These guys all figure they'll be the commissar and not the body in the ditch.

Since they don't know history, they've never heard what happens next. Night of the Long Knives. The purges of the naifs after Lenin consolidated power. The 2nd tier cadres after Pol Pot had full control (explained well in the last half of The Killing Fields).

The leaders (Hitler, Lenin, Pol Pot, Saddam, etc.) early on kill all the useful idiots who helped them get into power because....well what strong man in his right mind wants stupid idiots around after they've performed their usefulness?
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