[ExI] age of mockery

spike spike66 at att.net
Thu Oct 18 23:01:46 UTC 2012

>... On Behalf Of Charlie Stross
>...As for the "armed populace -> free speech (by force if necessary)"
trope, it's a canard. For starters, the government *always* has more guns
than the public, and better ones at that...-- Charlie

Ja, Charlie this is actually a good thing.  As soon as the government steps
outside its clearly-defined boundaries, all those government guns are on our
side, for it is no longer the legitimate government.  That's why we have
clearly-defined legal boundaries to how far the government can go.

I love our constitution.


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