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In case you're wondering about an old posting of mine which contains the phrase "Remainder of my .sig:", the full .sig was originally supposed to be:

Those who would surrender essential liberty for a little temporary security may deserve neither, but they tend to be the majority of voters.

AFIAK, I am the source of that statement, with apologies to Ben Franklin.

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