4 thoughts on “ET again

  1. Justin June 18, 2012 / 6:45 pm

    “Find out just what people will submit to and you have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them. … The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.”

    Frederick Douglass – Speech at Canandaigua, NY, August 4, 1857

    • Meaghan June 18, 2012 / 6:47 pm

      In other words — whatever the market will bear.

      Don’t quote me on this, but I don’t recall any other instances in Communist Eastern Europe where the Soviets massacred peaceful demonstrators. Perhaps the 1953 incident showed them just how far they could push.

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