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The Political Octagon

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   The Not So Politically Correct Blog of the Carroll Standard

Emerson: "There is this benefit in brag, that the speaker is unconsciously...

emerson braggart"There is this benefit in brag, that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means; draw it all out, and hold him to it." --Ralph Waldo Emerson 


What does it say of an apathetic society so susceptible, so easily coerced by a lower species of progressive...

What does it say of an apathetic society so susceptible, so easily coerced by a lower species of progressive social engineers--via state run media and the political class--to dismiss a challenger to the status quo because they are too honest, too wholesome, too intelligent, too soft-spoken; where faith, integrity, humility, and transparency are considered character flaws in the operations of government.

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Fundamentally, it does not matter who the people elect president...

It's has come time for the People to invoke Article V, and call a convention for proposing amendments...

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The Constitution of the United States

Article V

The Congress, whenever two thirds of both houses shall deem it necessary, shall propose amendments to this Constitution, or, on the application of the legislatures of two thirds of the several states, shall call a convention for proposing amendments, which, in either case, shall be valid to all intents and purposes, as part of this Constitution, when ratified by the legislatures of three fourths of the several states, or by conventions in three fourths thereof, as the one or the other mode of ratification may be proposed by the Congress; provided that no amendment which may be made prior to the year one thousand eight hundred and eight shall in any manner affect the first and fourth clauses in the ninth section of the first article; and that no state, without its consent, shall be deprived of its equal suffrage in the Senate.

Gun Regulation Rhetoric Misses the Mark

And the incessant posturing endangers every American, right, left or indifferent.

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" No country upon earth ever had it more in its power to attain these blessings than United America. Wondrously strange, then, and much to be regretted indeed would it be, were we to neglect the means and to depart from the road which Providence has pointed us to so plainly; I cannot believe it will ever come to pass. "
--George Washington, letter to Benjamin Lincoln, 1788

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