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Topic: The Plan - Do This on February 29 *IMPORTANT*
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Marc Vidulich

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The Plan - Do This on February 29 *IMPORTANT*
Posted: Feb 23, 1996 10:27 PM
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>>>> Please read and forward to as many people and as quickly as possible.
>>>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------

>>>> >Date: Sat, 17 Feb 1996 12:44:59 +0000
>>>> >Subject: The Plan - Do This on February 29 *IMPORTANT*
>>>> >Priority: urgent

>>>> To whomever may read this,
>>>> This is not a typical chain letter, in that by passing it on to as
>>>> many people as you can, you are taking part in what may yet become the
>>>> world's biggest practical joke. The U.S. Government has recently
>>>> passed an act which enforces censorship on the internet. A group of
>>>> internet users has now come together to kick back at this oppression,
>>>> and have a bit of fun at the same time. The aim of this exercise is
>>>> to re-establish the United States as "The land of the Free", not a
>>>> fascist state where freedom of speech and thought are curtailed.
>>>> Communist Russia fell as a result of such limits being placed upon
>>>> the minds of the general populus. On receiving this letter, please
>>>> pass it on to as many friends or E-mail lists as you can. We predict
>>>> that if everybody copies the letter to 5 other addresses, by February
>>>> 29th 1996, this letter should have reached in excess of 2 million
>>>> people. That's when the fun begins........ On February 29th, please send
>>>> following message which includes a copy of the Bill of rights. By sending
>>>> the letter on the above date, you will contribute to either one huge
>>>> petition for freedom, or else lead to a crash of the whitehouse server.
>>>> Send all letters to:
>>>> Remember that solidarity is the key to success !!!!!
>>>> Dear Mr. President,
>>>> Do you remember this:
>>>> Amendment I
>>>> Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or
>>>> prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of
>>>> speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to
>>>> assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.
>>>> Amendment II
>>>> A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free
>>>> state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be
>>>> infringed.
>>>> Amendment III
>>>> No soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house, without
>>>> the consent of the owner, nor in time of war, but in a manner to be
>>>> prescribed by law.
>>>> Amendment IV
>>>> The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses,
>>>> papers, and
>>>> effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be
>>>> violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause,
>>>> supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the
>>>> place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.
>>>> Amendment V
>>>> No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise
>>>> infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a grand jury,

>>>> in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the militia, when
>>>> in actual service in time of war or public danger; nor shall any
>>>> person be subject for the same offense to be twice put in jeopardy of
>>>> life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a
>>>> witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or
>>>> property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be
>>>> taken for public use, without just compensation.
>>>> Amendment VI
>>>> In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a
>>>> speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the state and
>>>> district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district
>>>> shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of
>>>> the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the
>>>> witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining
>>>> witnesses in his favor, and to have the assistance of counsel for his
>>>> defense.
>>>> Amendment VII
>>>> In suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed
>>>> twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved, and no
>>>> fact tried by a jury, shall be otherwise reexamined in any court of
>>>> the United States, than according to the rules of the common law.
>>>> Amendment VIII
>>>> Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor
>>>> cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.
>>>> Amendment IX
>>>> The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be
>>>> construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people.
>>>> Amendment X
>>>> The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor
>>>> prohibited by it to the states, are reserved to the states
>>>> respectively, or to the people.

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