Home | Community | Message Board


Myco Supply
Please support our sponsors.

General Interest >> Political Discussion

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Invisiblesilversoul7
Chill the FuckOut!
 User Gallery

Registered: 10/10/02
Posts: 27,301
Loc: mndfreeze's puppet army
Even Jefferson violated the Constitution
    #3086430 - 09/03/04 09:45 AM (13 years, 8 months ago)

One little tidbit of history that makes me question how good a job a Constitution can really do in securing people's rights and limiting the size of government is the fact that Thomas Jefferson, probably the greatest thinker and advocate of liberty this country has ever had, violated the Constitution during his presidency with the Louisiana Purchase. The Constitution does not give the president the authority to purchase new land. Such a decision should have been made by Congress. So if we couldn't trust Jefferson to follow the Constitution, then who can we trust?


--------------------


"It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong."--Voltaire


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Invisiblenewuser1492
Registered: 06/12/03
Posts: 3,104
Re: Even Jefferson violated the Constitution [Re: silversoul7]
    #3086950 - 09/03/04 12:53 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

Kerry  :wink:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineHagbardCeline
Student-Teacher-Student-Teacher
Male User Gallery

Registered: 05/10/03
Posts: 9,876
Loc: Overjoyed, at the bottom ...
Last seen: 14 days, 19 hours
Re: Even Jefferson violated the Constitution [Re: silversoul7]
    #3086961 - 09/03/04 12:56 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

But it was such a sweet deal! He just couldn't pass it up.,


--------------------
I keep it real because I think it is important that a highly esteemed individual such as myself keep it real lest they experience the dreaded spontaneous non-existance of no longer keeping it real. - Hagbard Celine


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleDoctorJ
Minister to the Damned
Male Arcade Champion: Frogger

Registered: 06/30/03
Posts: 8,744
Loc: space
Re: Even Jefferson violated the Constitution [Re: silversoul7]
    #3086979 - 09/03/04 12:59 PM (13 years, 8 months ago)

pshhhh

I brought that up two weeks ago and no one cared.


--------------------
Deep in the heart of Central Texas
lurks a Doktor
SM tool
Native Dallas brick-chopper...


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

General Interest >> Political Discussion

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Constitution Restoration Act of 2004 biblical law in america mabus 1,112 13 03/15/04 09:25 PM
by Phred
* Lousiana Democratic Rep. William Jefferson [Representative A] Under Investigation DiploidM 1,485 10 05/24/06 12:59 PM
by gregorio
* A Material Breach of the Constitution Ellis Dee 803 7 02/19/03 07:44 PM
by BowlKiller
* Jefferson's 11th Ammendment FrankieJustTrypt 1,368 9 02/19/04 10:50 PM
by FrankieJustTrypt
* You mean a court backed up the Constitution?
( 1 2 all )
SirTripAlot 3,740 32 03/16/07 07:48 AM
by kotik
* The U.S. Constitution Cyber 800 12 05/18/06 11:30 PM
by Silversoul
* The Constitution and the Right to Privacy silversoul7 374 0 10/19/04 09:12 PM
by silversoul7
* Human Rights violations at Guantanamo Bay
( 1 2 all )
Swami 2,382 37 12/20/03 09:05 AM
by mntlfngrs

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Enlil
404 topic views. 6 members, 4 guests and 1 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Original Seeds Store - Cannabis Seeds
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.024 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 19 queries.