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Mimosa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-21-11 08:33 PM
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6. The drug war started us into a 'police state'
Edited on Thu Jul-21-11 08:34 PM by Mimosa
The TSA is step 2. We're not a police state yet. But we're headed there. We're one or two 'terrorist attacks' away, though. :(

*edited for spelling*
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  -Are we becoming a police state? sea_dream  Jul-21-11 08:22 PM   #0 
  - cops are basically government paid gangsters.  provis99   Jul-21-11 08:24 PM   #1 
  - In their origins, police were intended to protect the landowners.  Dawson Leery   Jul-21-11 08:27 PM   #2 
  - Was this a rhetorical question?  OwnedByFerrets   Jul-21-11 08:30 PM   #3 
  - This country IS a police state  peace frog   Jul-21-11 08:30 PM   #4 
  - There's a steady progression in that direction  Terry in Austin   Jul-21-11 08:31 PM   #5 
  - The drug war started us into a 'police state'  Mimosa   Jul-21-11 08:33 PM   #6 
  - I don't think it would take much to flip this country into being a complete  RKP5637   Jul-21-11 09:20 PM   #7 
  - Becoming? This Country IS A Police State, And Has Been For A Long Time  ChoppinBroccoli   Jul-21-11 09:39 PM   #8 
  - ^this^  nosmokes   Jul-21-11 09:45 PM   #9 
  - + infinity.  Lucian   Jul-21-11 09:49 PM   #10 
  - ^yup n/t  upi402   Jul-21-11 09:50 PM   #11 
  - Martial Law  probama2   Jul-21-11 09:57 PM   #12 
  - I didn't believe it years ago  Tallulah   Jul-21-11 10:34 PM   #13 
  - "becoming"?  BiggJawn   Jul-21-11 11:05 PM   #14 
  - We've been one for quite some time.  grahamhgreen   Jul-21-11 11:06 PM   #15 
 

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