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"Indeed, the rage of theorists to make constitutions a vehicle for the conveyance of their own crude, and visionary aphorisms of government, requires to be guarded against with the most unceasing vigilance."
     -- Joseph Story
     Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States
     Book III, § 1857.

Friday, June 06, 2003

Steven Den Beste publishes a letter from a French correspondent.

I am reminded of Mark Twain's inquiries into which were more civilized: the French or the Comanches?

-- posted by Clayton 6/06/2003 06:25:00 PM

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