Shocking! Conservatives Immediately Call For Violence In The Wake Of Obamacare Being Upheldon June 29, 2012 at 11:23 am
What? You didn’t know that was coming? Silly rabbit! A piece of liberal(ish) legislation was kept intact in accordance with the Constitution; how else would you expect the super duper ultra patriotic I-love-Murika crowd to react except to threaten armed revolution? That’s what real patriots do, don’tcha know?
Here’s an email sent out by former Michigan GOP Spokesperson Matt Davis via Addictinginfo:
Is Armed Rebellion Now Justified?
Implicit in Benjamin Franklin’s fabled response at the conclusion of the Constitutional Convention was a dire warning: That the Republic would one day devolve into tyranny unless we the people prevented it.
In 2008, we the people elected Barack Obama as president, and the 100-year progressive trek to tyranny begun in 1912 with Woodrow Wilson’s election was complete. It cannot be said too many times — for the purposes of emphasis and clarity — that the Constitution was possible ONLY AFTER the American Revolution; and that the war itself would not have been possible without the collective agreement, as so eloquently articulated in the Declaration of Independence, that the course of human events will sometimes justify one group of people to sever themselves from their oppressors.
In other words, America itself was possible only after its people summoned the will to risk their lives and their futures — as well as those of their children — for a freedom they did not enjoy but knew was their gift from God. Along with their desire to be free came their willingness to engaged in armed rebellion for their freedom.
If government can mandate that I pay for something I don’t want, then what is beyond its power? If the Supreme Court’s decision Thursday paves the way for unprecedented intrusion into personal decisions, then has the Republic all but ceased to exist? If so, then is armed rebellion today justified?
God willing, this oppression will be lifted and America free again before the first shot is fired.
Can’t you just FEEL the patriotism? He said freedom, God and America so he MUST be a patriot! In the days to come, expect to here a lot more of this kind of violent rhetoric and when Obama wins re-election? Oh boy! The right is going to lose what little sanity they have left. We’re absolutely on track for another Oklahoma City.