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Check out this new poll up on rabid right-wing nutjob Sean Hannity's website:

What kind of revolution appeals most to you?
-- Military Coup
-- Armed Rebellion
-- War for Secession  

Yes, you read that correctly.  The loyal followers of Sean Hannity on his website are trying to gauge which form of out-and-out treason his listeners favor most.

Think I'm being dramatic?

See below the fold for more...

[Cross-posted to Library Grape.  Come visit!]

Here's the definition of treason:

Oran's Dictionary of the Law (1983) defines treason as: "...[a]...citizen's actions to help a foreign government overthrow, make war against, or seriously injure the [parent nation]." In many nations, it is also often considered treason to attempt or conspire to overthrow the government, even if no foreign country is aided or involved by such an endeavour.

Could you imagine the righteous outrage over on NRO or RedState if the website of a leading Democratic talking head like Keith Olbermann were running polls advocating the violent overthrow of the US government?

The decay of the Republican Party has been sad to watch over these last many months.  Batshit-crazy stuff like this, however, is starting to truly frighten me.

h/t John Cole

Update: Wording edited slightly to reflect that the poll on Hannity's site appears to be user-generated.

Update 2: Thanks for all the great comments.  Please rec to help get the poll noticed by the powers that be.

Originally posted to monitor on Thu Feb 26, 2009 at 02:27 PM PST.

Poll

What kind of progressive revolution most appeals to you?

6%88 votes
5%76 votes
7%103 votes
0%7 votes
2%32 votes
77%1046 votes

| 1352 votes | Vote | Results

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