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(1,187 posts)
Thu Oct 3, 2019, 12:54 PM Oct 2019

rumors of civil war?

The undercurrent of civil war has been around for a long time, and that does not mean I am dismissing the notion. What I mean is that one side has been preparing for civil war for a long time.

Remember when Mr. Obama won his first election but before he was inaugurated, there was a run on ammunition such that the gun manufacturers were not able to keep up. The 'excuse' was that Pres. Obama would be confiscating their guns.

My feeling since that time is that 'they' were preparing for more than a threat to their guns taken for protection of their homes and families.

rumors of civil war? (Original Post) RicROC Oct 2019 OP
It won't be a "War", it will be RW Terrorism. maxsolomon Oct 2019 #1
Worst case scenario gratuitous Oct 2019 #2
Ranting on the internet does not constitute "preparing" brooklynite Oct 2019 #3
dont let them make you scared qazplm135 Oct 2019 #4
Will they take over another bird sanctuary? DBoon Oct 2019 #5
Why not? They got away with trashing Malheur. maxsolomon Oct 2019 #8
This message was self-deleted by its author elocs Oct 2019 #6
Oh good lord. cwydro Oct 2019 #7
The Battle Cry of Freedom struggle4progress Oct 2019 #9
No it hasn't, not among the adults but among the Russians and MAGAts they love to talk about US civi uponit7771 Oct 2019 #10


(32,146 posts)
1. It won't be a "War", it will be RW Terrorism.
Thu Oct 3, 2019, 01:02 PM
Oct 2019

We've been living with that for the entire history of the nation. Some groups far more than others.


(82,547 posts)
2. Worst case scenario
Thu Oct 3, 2019, 01:09 PM
Oct 2019

Some malcontents will shoot up or blow up some public spaces. Total casualties will be less than 1,000, deaths numbered in the dozens. It will be tragic, and the places where these terrorist acts occur will be traumatized for a time. Unless a major population center, like the Pentagon or the New York Financial District, is hit, a huge majority of Americans will barely notice and will be unaffected in months if not weeks.

These clowns aren't as bloodthirsty as they like to style themselves. The number who will engage in direct terrorism will be very small. And the functions of our society will soon resume their normal course.


(21,771 posts)
5. Will they take over another bird sanctuary?
Thu Oct 3, 2019, 01:19 PM
Oct 2019

Will they try to shut down an interstate highway by force?

Response to RicROC (Original post)


(89,934 posts)
10. No it hasn't, not among the adults but among the Russians and MAGAts they love to talk about US civi
Thu Oct 3, 2019, 07:19 PM
Oct 2019

... civil war and would like nothing more than a weakened western base with weakened economic system.

Not going to happen, USSR is gone in part cause Russia was too bigoted to work with Muslim countries ... they should eat that themselves.

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