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I've always considered that the US military would step in if push came to shove, to save the nation and the Constitution.

The Turkish army, for example, does this from time to time. (Arguably they failed for the first time, a couple of years ago.)

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II

by eurogreen on Fri Nov 6th, 2020 at 04:25:14 PM EST
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Then Mark Steiner is speaking to you, although there are NO conditions--historical or present--in the US predicating that scenario except perhaps 2nd amdt "arm-chair warrior" wish fulfillment.
by Cat on Fri Nov 6th, 2020 at 05:10:05 PM EST
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Wait, I didn't say I think that's a good thing. Just that there are conditions when they might intervene.

But a civilian coup is not a good prospect either.

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II

by eurogreen on Fri Nov 6th, 2020 at 05:18:31 PM EST
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