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    1. Several states decided to use their newly passed nullifcation of federal gun regulation laws to challenge the federal regulations. 2. And while it begins to slowly wend its way through the courts 3. some limelight loving governor - let's say Rick Perry - decides to demogogue it with threats that the citizenry will rise up to defend their state sovereignty. 4. Media and bloggers start speculating that feds could, if necessary, send in troops and "make them" behave themselves.

    As some group of officers ponders all this at 1 AM, what are they thinking and talking about?

    “Texas is a so-called red state, but you’ve got 10 million Democrats here in Texas. And …, there are a whole lot of people here in Texas who need us, and who need us to fight for them.” President Obama

    by Catte Nappe on Tue May 07, 2013 at 04:33:06 PM PDT

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