posted on Dec, 17 2012 @ 08:42 AM
I wanted to give an update this morning on the signature count which is (at the time of this posting)
As this petition begins to close in to 100,000 signatures I would like to point out a quote from the link I posted in reply to OpenMindCuriousMind
When 23-year-old college student Micah Hurd posted an online petition last month asking the White House to allow the Lone Star State to
secede, nearly 120,000 people rallied behind him — making it the most popular petition in the 16 months that the Obama administration has been
As a few members have pointed out, the precedence that could be set, if Obama were to act favorably on this petition, could very well be a blow to our
Constitutional Rights of Freedom of Speech and Freedom of Religion at a time where the Right to Bare Arms is possibly under attack due to the latest
swarm of shootings. This is a very sticky situation indeed.
The signature count has risen to
in the time it took to write this post.
Edit to add: 10:23am CST(1hr 41min after this post was made)
edit on 17-12-2012 by Agarta because: (no reason