Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Treasonous talk, or not? Read and discuss.


Rosiland Jordan Is this not treasonous talk? Lawyers in the crowd? Anyone?

www.huffingtonpost.com
Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) urged a smaller-than-expected crowd of Tea Party protesters on Tuesday to launch a Velvet Revolution-style uprising against the federal government, saying the parallels are striking between America's current government and Eastern European communist rule.
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Timothy Durham
Timothy Durham 
It was in the Declaration of Independence but did not make it into the Constitution:

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments are ...See More
5 hours ago · 
Ned Moss
Ned Moss 
Timothy: I would argue -- as Woodrow Wilson did in his dissertation at Princeton -- that we opt for a UK style, a Parliament, in which the majority (51%) can do what they're elected to do and the minority can only bitch and moan!
Rosiland: 1st Amendment guarantees right of free speech. If anyone in his group commits violence against the govt, then it's TREASON!
4 hours ago · 
Timothy Durham
Timothy Durham 
Ned, I was not attempting to justify this buffoon.. merely guessing where he is sourcing his comments.
4 hours ago · 
Ted Liazos
Ted Liazos 
Wow. What Steve King actually wants to do is turn the argument of the Declaration on its head - elections should have no meaning if he doesn't like the policies of those elected. King George? Not elected. Communist government of Czechoslovakia? Not elected. Obama, Reid and Pelosi? Elected, elected and elected.
3 hours ago · 
Paul Millhouser
Paul Millhouser 
This guy makes Palin look sane and thoughtful. Well, not really.
2 hours ago · 
Rosiland Jordan
Rosiland Jordan 
I think I need to fire up my blog and have us all discuss this over there -- this could be a good discussion! Are ya'll in?
51 minutes ago · 
Timothy Durham
Timothy Durham 
By the time you get that thing gassed up this tempest in a teapot will be over. The bill will be signed and these idiots will be on to the next gov't takeover.
35 minutes ago · 
Rosiland Jordan
Rosiland Jordan 
@Timmy I have a blog. notnowondeadline.blogspot.com I just don't promote it.
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