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February 15, 2010
Graph of the Day for February 15, 2010
"Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master."
"Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth."
"The very atmosphere of firearms anywhere and everywhere restrains evil interference - they deserve a place of honor with all that's good."
"It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible."
"I said something that everybody knows is true, which is that there are a whole bunch of folks in small towns in Pennsylvania, in towns right here in Indiana, in my hometown in Illinois, who are bitter."
"It's not surprising then they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion..."
Hoven's Index for February 15, 2010
Population of the US under President Washington (1790): 3,929,214
Under President Lincoln (1860): 31,443,321
Under FDR (1940): 132,164,569
Under Obama (2010, estimate): 310,233,000
Population of various states in 2008:
Top seven combined (California, Texas, New York, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania and Ohio): 135,778,029
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