I first published this entry on the RedState Diary section. A few hours, and approving comments from fellow diarists, later, the article was down. This is the first time RedState has pulled something of mine down. Perhaps the title- clearly a baiting tactic- may have something to do with it; or maybe it’s the subtle suggestion that one good reason to have an armed citizenry is in case the machine- the government- needs to be forcefully righted. I listen to Erickson frequently and I know he finds any reference- however slight- to forceful clashes with the government utterly preposterous and maniacal.
I stick by this article. There is nothing maniacal or racist about it. I was simply seeing the upside of an otherwise semi-disturbing trend.
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