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This kind of presumption is in fact typical of conservative governments under the Sith Republic. Er, the Vth.
by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Tue Oct 12th, 2010 at 01:05:57 PM EST
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Well William Pfaff wrote an article entitled A Sixth Republic for France? Perhaps Sarko's grotesque mimicry of Bonapartisme would make suggestions of a Sixth Republic more palatable. The current situation does highlight the limitations of lots of constitutions, including that of the USA.

As the Dutch said while fighting the Spanish: "It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Tue Oct 12th, 2010 at 11:26:36 PM EST
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The danger being, of course, that the x would be dropped.

As the Dutch said while fighting the Spanish: "It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Tue Oct 12th, 2010 at 11:32:13 PM EST
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