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by N400QX
Sat May 12, 2001 1:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What You Think About....
Replies: 20
Views: 2312

RE: What You Think About....

I hate to be the party pooper, but...

He is the worst excuse for a comedian I have ever seen. I wince at the thought that millions of people actually like him.

I think his humor is not only downright stupid, but repulsive.

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by N400QX
Sat May 12, 2001 11:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SEA Q For N400QX
Replies: 5
Views: 1023

RE: SEA Q For N400QX

And if you're interested... the correct name of the facility is the Criminal Justice Training Center.
I was out that way today looking for a spot to watch the arriving aircraft on the 34s- there isn't one decent place!!!  Sad

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by N400QX
Sat May 12, 2001 11:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Operate Out Of Your Home Airport?
Replies: 61
Views: 5716

RE: What Airlines Operate Out Of Your Home Airport?

Oops... I was at the airport today and realized I left out a few for SEA. Here's the revised full list. Alaska Airlines Horizon Air United Airlines Skywest (UEX) American Airlines Southwest Airlines AirBC Air Canada SAS British Airways EVA Air Asiana Northwest Airlines Delta Airlines TWA Aeroflot Am...

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by N400QX
Sat May 12, 2001 7:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SEA Q For N400QX
Replies: 5
Views: 1023

RE: SEA Q For N400QX

Ohhh... I think I know what you are talking about, now. At first I thought you meant the Federal prison, but thats south of the golf course. There is a huge complex about 1 1/2 miles due west of the 34R threshold used for a police training facility. It has a big, tall theatre-looking building just e...

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by N400QX
Sat May 12, 2001 7:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: SEA Q For N400QX
Replies: 5
Views: 1023

RE: SEA Q For N400QX

Hmmm... let me think about this one for a bit. I used to live right by the college, but moved a bit further south. I haven't seen the movie, but I see if I can remember what the building is. Yeah- the weather is great!!! There isn't a cloud in the sky... just a bit of haze and a contrail here and th...

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by N400QX
Fri May 11, 2001 1:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Airlines Operate Out Of Your Home Airport?
Replies: 61
Views: 5716

RE: What Airlines Operate Out Of Your Home Airport?

Oh, boy... here we go: SEA Alaska Airlines Horizon Air United Airlines Skywest American Airlines Southwest Airlines AirBC Air Canada SAS British Airways EVA Air Asiana Northwest Airlines Delta Airlines TWA Aeroflot America West America Trans Air Continental Airlines Frontier Airlines Hawaiian Sun Co...

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by N400QX
Fri May 11, 2001 12:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NBC's "The West Wing".
Replies: 8
Views: 2185

RE: NBC's "The West Wing".

I agree with you all... though the politics on The West Wing can be horrifically liberal, it somehow captures my attention (and one hour of every Wednesday). I'm addicted. I, too, was shocked when Charley told the Cheif of Staff that Mrs. Lanningham was killed... that nice, funny old lady. I wonder ...

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by N400QX
Fri May 11, 2001 8:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your Favourite Website Out Of A.net
Replies: 16
Views: 2616

RE: Your Favourite Website Out Of A.net

There are other websites besides airliners.net?!

N400QX

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by N400QX
Fri May 11, 2001 8:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: XFL Discontinued
Replies: 12
Views: 1134

RE: XFL Discontinued

Awww.... what a shame.

Actually not. Maybe this will free up the time slot for more decent programming on NBC (I'd say the same for UPN, the other network involved, but you have to have decent programming in the first place to add any).

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by N400QX
Fri May 11, 2001 8:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing To Chicago- What With Seattle?
Replies: 3
Views: 2018

RE: Boeing To Chicago- What With Seattle?

I agree- with Boeing and all, Seattle may well be the aviation capital of the world. But just because corporate HQ has decided to relocate doesn't mean anyone connected to aviation will lose interest in Seattle. We will still have the two assembly plants, the space/military facilities, parts facilit...

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by N400QX
Fri May 11, 2001 8:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official: Boeing Chooses Chicago
Replies: 19
Views: 1736

RE: Official: Boeing Chooses Chicago

From what the local media is saying, there are currently about 1000 people at Boeing Corporate HQ at Boeing Field. Half of them (mostly clerical, low-wage type jobs) will be cut. They'll be looking elsewhere in Seattle for work. The other half will be making the move to Chicago, where approximately ...

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by N400QX
Fri May 11, 2001 7:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best British TV Programme
Replies: 45
Views: 4391

RE: Best British TV Programme

Uhhh... BBC World (thats about all I get...lol).

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by N400QX
Fri May 11, 2001 7:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Majority Of Canadians Support Same Sex Marriage!
Replies: 46
Views: 3189

RE: Majority Of Canadians Support Same Sex Marriage!

>What's the problem?

A marriage is a sacred union between man and woman. Not between man and man or woman and woman. That's the problem. Enough said.

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by N400QX
Thu May 10, 2001 8:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: McD's, Burger King, Wendy's, Or What Else....
Replies: 36
Views: 2550

RE: McD's, Burger King, Wendy's, Or What Else....

>If you've ever lived in Seattle, you'll know about the best burger joint, Dick's! AWWWW.... a fellow Seattleite beat me to it. Yes, DICK'S is the BEST burger and shake place in the world. If you haven't eaten at Dick's, you've never had a real burger. Its a relic of the 1950s. I don't know about ot...

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by N400QX
Thu May 10, 2001 8:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Citizienship To Choose . . .
Replies: 24
Views: 1230

RE: Citizienship To Choose . . .

Apparently someone (Aviatsiya) hasn't watched the Presidential debates in which Algore acted extremely arrogant, condescending, and downright boring.

Good sum-up, Chase.

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by N400QX
Thu May 10, 2001 7:53 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: A380 US Launch
Replies: 20
Views: 1674

RE: A380 US Launch

I don't think we'll see any American pax carriers getting involved with the A380. First- they don't need it. Second- why would they buy a foreign product when something that works perfectly well (and maybe superior?) is made right here? If we see the A380 in America, it'll probably be exclusively ca...

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 12:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: I Heard Emerg. Radio Call On AirBand Radio!
Replies: 3
Views: 1736

RE: I Heard Emerg. Radio Call On AirBand Radio!

This happens more often than you'd think- only the media only gets wind of a small number of these incidents. About a month ago a Dash8 on the arrival into SEA took a bird in its no. 2 engine and had to come in with one engine. So they had the ARFF crews at the runway ready for the guy, but (as usua...

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 12:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?
Replies: 54
Views: 2633

RE: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?

Sorry to burst your bubble, but communism will never, should never, work in the United States of America. Ever.

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 12:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Robert Blake Another O.J.?
Replies: 15
Views: 1456

RE: Is Robert Blake Another O.J.?

>Question, N766AS, were you there either at the trial, or at OJ's house when the deeds went down? If neither, then how do you truly know?

I wasn't at the trial... I watched the entire trial though. I believed that the evidence was overwhelming.

A terrible injustice occured.

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 11:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Kind(s) Of Fresh Fruit Juice Do You Like?
Replies: 25
Views: 2696

RE: What Kind(s) Of Fresh Fruit Juice Do You Like?

Lemonade. Thats about it.

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 11:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Favorite Talk Show Host?
Replies: 9
Views: 1767

RE: Favorite Talk Show Host?

Well, I was kinda getting at radio talk show hosts where people call in, but.... that works too.

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 11:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Citizienship To Choose . . .
Replies: 24
Views: 1230

RE: Citizienship To Choose . . .

>I am getting US Citizenship though, to vote that redneck out of the office You live in Colorado, right? I don't think your vote is going to help much... Bush took your state 51%-42%. I guess you could always waste your vote on Nader (5%).  <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big ...

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 11:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?
Replies: 54
Views: 2633

RE: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?

>I misunderstood your use of "time-filler". I apologize

No problem...

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 11:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Favorite Talk Show Host?
Replies: 9
Views: 1767

Favorite Talk Show Host?

So what is everyone's favorite local and/or national talk show host? This mainly applies to political talk radio (what other kind is there besides Dr. Laura?). Mine are... ...Michael Medved is my most favorite. If you've never heard him, you're missing out. He is nationally syndicated out of Seattle...

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 11:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Citizienship To Choose . . .
Replies: 24
Views: 1230

RE: Citizienship To Choose . . .

I, for one, would choose none other than the Great United States of America!

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 11:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?
Replies: 54
Views: 2633

RE: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?

N863DA, while I do thank you for your gracious analysis, I do want to point out one error. >HOWEVER, if all DG_pilot can come up with is, "You show those God-damned liberals!" or some such tripe, then it doesn't speak too highly of him, does it? I believe you are mixing Dustin up with 'Hairyass' who...

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 8:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?
Replies: 54
Views: 2633

RE: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?

>but even Zach openly admits that this was just a joke-post Whoa there- I didn't call it a 'joke post', rather a 'time filler'. I just wanted to see what reaction I'd get from you all. I thought Raddog's post <i>was</i> funny, though. >Zach since your such a constitutional expert, what about the Fou...

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 7:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mc Donalds & Vegetarianism
Replies: 49
Views: 1703

RE: Mc Donalds & Vegetarianism

>I am the master of beef!!!!

I don't doubt that one bit... lol

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by N400QX
Wed May 09, 2001 7:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Robert Blake Another O.J.?
Replies: 15
Views: 1456

RE: Is Robert Blake Another O.J.?

Sure as hell OJ was guilty...
I remember watching his whole trial and have NO idea whatsoever how he was acquitted.

But I don't think Blake is another OJ... if this stalker story pans out, he shouldn't have anything to worry about (unless the press screws him over).

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 1:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>I suspect conservatives would benefit because conservatives expect to control the majority of statehouses. Has the logic sunken in yet? Do you need some time to think about it? Maybe you didn't understand. I am asking <i>you</i> why <i>you</i> think conservatives would control the majority of state...

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 1:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?
Replies: 54
Views: 2633

RE: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?

lol... Raddog- that was actually funny.  Big grin

Ok- give up on this thread if you like, it was intended to be a time filler anyway.

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 1:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>Then you are either extraordinarily naive or extraordinarily deceptive No, I just don't see the truth in that statement because it is obviously NOT the truth in most cases. But it brings up an interesting point- you think that if we went back to the Constitutional way of doing things, the Constitut...

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 1:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?
Replies: 54
Views: 2633

RE: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?

Hey- I just wanted to toss it around while our 17th Amendment debate has subsided (for the most part).  Big grin

Sorry about the bright white text... I goofed.

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 1:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?
Replies: 54
Views: 2633

RE: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?

Aw, come on... read it. That wasn't enough time for you to read.

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 1:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?
Replies: 54
Views: 2633

Are We Living Under The Communist Manifesto?

<b>Are We Living Under the Communist Manifesto?</b> <i>"A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known, and he carries his banners openly. But the traitor moves among those within the gates ...

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 12:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>In other cases, special interests or political machines gained control over the state legislature. And please don't try to tell me they don't have control now... >Attempts to repeal the 17th amendment are always advanced by conservatives because they think they can control the statehouses and buy s...

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 12:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: President Bush's T-ball Game
Replies: 3
Views: 2527

RE: President Bush's T-ball Game

Its a fun idea... and one from years past, if memory serves.

Funny- about Bob Costas... it seemed like the NBC affiliate here in Seattle paid more attention (and airtime) to Costas than they did to the President and the players themselves! Shows their priorities...

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 8:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What Does Your Screen Name On A.net Mean?
Replies: 51
Views: 3336

RE: What Does Your Screen Name On A.net Mean?

N400QX is the N-number of Horizon Air's first Q400, delivered last month.

My previous username was N766AS, the N-number of an Alaska 727 that was in two non-fatal accidents.

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 8:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

While I don't exactly share your sentiment, Adam, I must admit that your phrase 'Bumper stick that' is quite funny.  Big grinPissed

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 7:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Blinking Green Traffic Lights?
Replies: 14
Views: 5846

RE: Blinking Green Traffic Lights?

Now that you mention it, having something to do with the turn lane does ring a bell... when the green light changed (from blink to solid or vice versa) so would the traffic flow. Hmm....

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by N400QX
Tue May 08, 2001 2:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>As for your contention that the 17th amendment is a violation of states' rights -- I once again suggest that you read the history books Quite the contrary... you should read the history books. The Founding Fathers carefully crafted the Constitution to not only divide power, but to see that Congress...

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by N400QX
Mon May 07, 2001 2:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>Oh yes, have you managed to rustle up any legal analysis for your take on Article I section 8 yet? Can you even get Rush Limbaugh to support you on that one? Sorry- had to come back for onnne more reply. I don't know if I can get Rush's support, but I sure as hell can get Thomas Jefferson's support...

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by N400QX
Mon May 07, 2001 2:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

Of course we can say that with certainty. They certainly weren't withholding Constitutional rights from the free blacks, now were they? You can't get off the thought that they were out to stick it to the blacks. And I am off to bed... I have a long week ahead of me. Good night- had great discussion....

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by N400QX
Mon May 07, 2001 2:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>But they knew that blacks were the only "non-free" people when it was written You seem to be stuck on a mindset that they were out to withhold rights from blacks. This simply wasn't so. They were trying to withhold rights from <i>slaves</i>. Had the slaves been white, Asian, black, blue, green- no ...

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by N400QX
Mon May 07, 2001 2:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Blinking Green Traffic Lights?
Replies: 14
Views: 5846

RE: Blinking Green Traffic Lights?

No... from the red light it would go straight to a blinking green (sometimes), then to a solid green, then a little later yellow then red. Sometimes vice versa (solid then blinking).

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by N400QX
Mon May 07, 2001 1:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>Still means that the majority of blacks were not people. Of course... way back when, blacks were not free people. But the Constitution still stands- all non-free people are 3/5 of a person. But we don't have any non-free people anymore (per 14th Amendment). So it all cancels out. What I was getting...

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by N400QX
Mon May 07, 2001 1:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>Help me understand, what about states with only one or 2 congressmen? Doesn't that kind of screw your system? No... I assume you are talking about US Representatives. Whereas the Senators (two per state) are chosen by the state legisature as a voice for that <i>state</i>, the Representative (number...

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by N400QX
Mon May 07, 2001 1:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

"While I admit that minor changes can lawfully be made to the Constitution by Amendment, I will not accept major changes that are in direct conflict with the Founders intent, e.g. the 16th and 17th Amendments. The 16th Amendment changed the method of taxation from indirect to direct. The 17th Amendm...

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by N400QX
Mon May 07, 2001 1:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>Maybe the 17th does go against the Constitution... does that make it a bad idea? Yes, it does make it a bad idea. I'll explain. As you are quite aware, the original Constitution constructed a system of federalism, a division of power between the centralized Federal government and the several State ...

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by N400QX
Mon May 07, 2001 1:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question For The Gore Supporters
Replies: 78
Views: 2492

RE: Question For The Gore Supporters

>What's especially funny is if I were to say "let's just repeal the 2nd amendment" with the same gusto as you say "repeal the 17th" you would get your panties in a bunch and accuse "damn libs" of tearing the Constitution to shreds Wait a minute... apples and oranges! The First through 10th Amendment...

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