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Response to zbdent (Reply #1)

Sun Nov 11, 2012, 05:58 PM

2. Well, by the time the

founding fathers were contemplating rebellion, the idea of divine right had pretty much disappeared. Once you commit regicide and overthrow a monarchy - and then follow it up by picking a king more to your liking and tossing out the old one - you've also tossed the concept of divine right.

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