[FoRK] Coup Needed - What the right wing really thinks?

Benjamin Black b at b3k.us
Thu Oct 1 14:57:19 PDT 2009

Ken Ganshirt @ Yahoo wrote:
> --- On Thu, 10/1/09, Stephen D. Williams <sdw at lig.net> wrote:
>> From: Stephen D. Williams <sdw at lig.net>
>> Subject: [FoRK] Coup Needed - What the right wing really thinks?
>> To: "Friends of Rohit Khare" <fork at xent.com>
>> Received: Thursday, October 1, 2009, 1:20 PM
>> Or at least the fringe. When
>> following a technical topic, I noticed a link twittered by
>> Tim O'Reilly ( http://twitter.com/timoreilly ), ...
>>  ...[snip]...
> Man, you just can't make that stuff up. And Americans wonder why non-Americans find them so scarey. (Tell me WHY you think I'm paranoid.)
> He talks a lot about protecting the Constitution. Being an ignorant Canadian, are there things in the American Constitution that would make a coup in the name of protecting the Constitution illegal, or at least unconstitutional? Not that it would matter, I guess.

the thinking that leads to proposing this sort of nonsense is not
'reality-based', as they say.  trying to construct a logical basis using
facts rather than made-up junk that complies with the authoritarian
mindset of the folks spouting it is a fool's errand.


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