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    The South hated Lincoln with a passion far beyond even the hatred we see of Obama.  No amount of grace or appeasment would have placated the South, all they understood was force.

    In the words of General Sherman,

    This war differs from other wars, in this particular. We are not fighting armies but a hostile people, and must make old and young, rich and poor, feel the hard hand of war.

    "When I was an alien, cultures weren't opinions" ~ Kurt Cobain, Territorial Pissings

    by Subterranean on Sun Oct 07, 2012 at 09:12:13 AM PDT

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