Subject: Re: Guns and parachutes in movies
On 3/5/2018 5:38 PM, Bill Steele wrote:
> On 3/1/18 6:17 PM, alvey wrote:
>> And btw; If the USA Constitution is so fucking sacrosanct, how did it get
> States demanded variouis things before they would ratify. In this case,
> some of them wanted to keep their own armies.
Yep...and the 2nd Amendment was passed so that southern states could
keep owning slaves:
> A lot of the rest of it -- freedom of speech and press, search and
> seizure -- probably came from people who had lived under totalitarian
> regimes in Europe. It was all about the central government not having
> too much power. United STATES.
> Go rent a copy of "1776." It will also tell you why our national bird is
> an eagle, even though a turkey would be a better symbol of our current
Turkeys tasted too good for anyone to want to protect them as a national
> There might also be something about it in "Hamilton."
The short version: