William The Coroner’s Forensic Files

Wednesday, 5, November, 2008

5 November

Filed under: History — williamthecoroner @ 12:19

Remember, remember the fifth of November

Gunpowder treason and plot

I see no reason why gunpowder treason

Should ever be forgot.

Happy Guy Fawkes’s day!  And remember that governing happens with the consent of the governed.  When that consent is withdrawn, look out.

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4 Comments »

  1. Worried about the Second Amendment, eh?

    Comment by marcia — Wednesday, 5, November, 2008 @ 15:55 | Reply

  2. It does raise the question of whether simple majority rule is plausible — when a country splits, say 51% to 49%, what qualifies as “consent”?

    Comment by Rhet — Wednesday, 5, November, 2008 @ 23:12 | Reply

  3. Penny for the Guy. . ?

    Comment by brigid — Thursday, 6, November, 2008 @ 06:44 | Reply

  4. Always – that’s why I’m stockin’ up before Jan 20th. 🙂

    Comment by H the IH — Thursday, 6, November, 2008 @ 11:03 | Reply


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