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Posted By: Little Hawk
31-Aug-07 - 07:30 PM
Thread Name: BS: history of USA Presidential elections...
Subject: RE: BS: history of USA Presidential elections...
"You can always hire one half of the poor to kill the other half for you." - Boss Tweed in the movie 'Gangs of New York', which provides some chilling insights into the nature of New York politics and inner city gangs in a brash young republic around the time of the War Between the States.