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Catholic suicide bomber

6 November 2008

Steph reminds us that Guy Fawkes was the only man ever to enter parliament with honest intentions:

05 November 1605, Guy Fawkes planned to blow up both Houses of Parliament, killing himself, the tyrant James I, his government and the entire English legislature, with one almighty bomb. His aim: to end Catholic persecution.

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  1. mah29001 permalink
    6 November 2008 6:00 am

    I just find it quite appauling that self-described anarchists have morphed Guy Fawkes into some sort of an anarchist icon. When the Catholic Church was the ultimate brand of authority during that time.

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