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Think about it............

"War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things; the decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feelings that thinks nothing is worth war is MUCH worse. A man who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing he cares about more than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature who has no chance of being free, unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself."

Excerpted from The Contest in America, John Stuart Mill, February, 1862.

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I'll buy that. (NT)

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Sounds about right.

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It's widely believed that John Stuart Mill, of his own free will, on half a pint of shandy was particularly ill. But who can know the truth in these matters?

Dan

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