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1 EPR-radar  Tue, Jan 15, 2013 2:20:08pm

This is one of the reasons the RW nut jobs want to screw up education in the US. They much prefer the story of the civil war to be submerged in a gooey fog of lost cause bafflegab.

Simple facts about slavery, nullification, and Federal supremacy are anathema.

2 Randall Gross  Tue, Jan 15, 2013 2:36:37pm

It’s the people making threats who need to see consequences.

[Link: thinkprogress.org…]

3 Locker  Tue, Jan 15, 2013 2:41:05pm

Bahahaha! Nice link Thanos, I didn’t see that one yet. Hilarious and appropriate.

4 Dark_Falcon  Tue, Jan 15, 2013 4:11:28pm

My Standing Answer to Neo-Confederates:

5 Dr. Matt  Tue, Jan 15, 2013 5:45:10pm

Texas, please, we beg you….please succeed at seceding.

6 jaunte  Tue, Jan 15, 2013 5:52:32pm
Toth concedes that he would welcome a legal fight over his proposals.
“At some point there needs to be a showdown between the states and the federal government over the Supremacy Clause,” he said. The Supremacy Clause is the portion of the Constitution which declares that federal laws and statutes are ‘the supreme law of the land.’
“It is our responsibility to push back when those laws are infringed by King Obama,” Toth said.

What an idiot. These people never seem to stop and listen to the drivel that they emit.

7 FemNaziBitch  Tue, Jan 15, 2013 6:45:41pm

re: #5 Dr. Matt

Texas, please, we beg you….please succeed at seceding.

Let them go, cut off all funding and seal the border.

8 HappyWarrior  Tue, Jan 15, 2013 7:58:35pm

Yeah punish those enforcing a law. Fucking Calhounites.

9 Dark_Falcon  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 4:47:33am

re: #5 Dr. Matt

Texas, please, we beg you….please succeed at seceding.

Bad idea. Texas has oil, natural gas, and oil refining facilities that America needs.

10 Locker  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 6:37:56am

re: #9 Dark_Falcon

Texas needs the US way more than we need them. Not like they can sell their products to some other country because that would be un-American… err un-Texan.

I’m also quite sure that the other oil refining areas of Louisiana, Philadelphia, Indiana, Mississippi, Minnesota and California we be MORE than eager to add the jobs and revenue to their economies by taking up the slack.

11 FemNaziBitch  Wed, Jan 16, 2013 7:38:55am

re: #9 Dark_Falcon

Bad idea. Texas has oil, natural gas, and oil refining facilities that America needs.

I’d miss the Johnson Space Center. Other than that we’d be just fine without them. I Don’t buy what Big Oil is selling regarding their importance the nation.


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