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Stirrings of Secession

Wooster Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 11:28 AM
And yes, I was really tempted to report him. It would have done him some good to see what taxes and regulations do to aspiring entrepreneurs. But it's been my experience that *any* contact with law enforcement is risky and best avoided. Many years ago I was threatened by a fat, lazy cop who found it easier to harass me than to investigate the crime I reported. I don't care to tempt the same reaction from tax bureaucrats.
"When in the course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another ..."

So begins the Declaration of Independence of the 13 colonies from the king and country to which they had given allegiance since the settlers first came to Jamestown and Plymouth Rock.

The declaration was signed by 56 angry old white guys who had had enough of what the Cousins were doing to them. In seceding from the mother country, these patriots put their lives, fortunes and honor on the line.

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