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Response to graham4anything (Original post)

Sun Jan 20, 2013, 09:15 AM

33. whenever I read a whine like this, I recall

just how silly it is to be arguing that just because the flower hasn't fully bloomed yet...

This one is particularly amusing, given that "big brother" is now recording and storing all communications in excess of that which was whined about when "the decider" was at the helm. And of course there's nothing/no one more dangerous than the shortsighted who thinks power once gained will be easily given up, or that more malevolent people won't at some point retake the ship of state, because they are the enablers on the battlefield known as the public square.

First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out--
Because I was not a Socialist.

Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out--
Because I was not a Trade Unionist.

Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out--
Because I was not a Jew.

Then they came for me--and there was no one left to speak for me.


The idea that we are still able to post freely on the "internets" may be proof of how much tyranny we are under at this point in time, but it's not evidence that disproves we're on the road to it. Personally I'd say BHO assuming the right to assassinate US citizens without due process is fine example/evidence we are on that road, and no amount of whining/denials is gonna alter that pov.

What's particularly pathetic about these kind of whines is that they are nothing more than thinly veiled efforts to silence dissent until the tyranny fully blooms, whereupon it will be too late to save the republic.

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