Them boys could sure talk! A level of political discourse that makes today look utterly ridiculous by comparison.
Isn't that the truth. We passed the height of civilization a few decades ago. :^) Seems like less and less people have the ability to reason any more. They just eat up what they're fed and don't even think about anything.
posted on 09/15/2003 7:44:21 AM PDT
I know. It is the truth. To be honest, I doubt many of those that heard both gentlemen understood what was going on. They were continually reprimanded for shooting their mouths off, but still, it must have taken great concentration.
I would give nearly anything to have been a fly on the wall during Sumner's Crime Against Kansas.
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