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  •  we often forget that the US itself exists (5+ / 0-)

    not because we politely asked the Brits to leave, but because we stuck a musket in their face and said "get out".

    I do not admire Chairman Mao for many things, but one thing he WAS right about---political power ultimately comes from the barrel of a gun.

    That may make liberals nervous and uneasy, but it nevertheless remains true.

    In the end, reality always wins.

    by Lenny Flank on Sun Feb 02, 2014 at 06:40:15 AM PST

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