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Old 09-05-2019, 07:39 PM
Abatis is offline
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Originally Posted by ElvisL1ves View Post
That said, can we drop the "Founding Fathers" term? It implies that the delegates to the Constitutional Convention were holy prophets of some kind rather than just men who meant well and did their human best, and were guided by God rather than their own experienced understanding of human nature.
I don't get that vibe at all, I've always made a distinction between the "founding fathers" and the"framers". The founders set out the reason for independence based on "founding" principles and the framers established the compact based on those principles . . .