Re: Look, you know, our draws are not rigged they are just unlikely. (pt3)
Originally Posted by Trollicki
No, I meant the confrontational style reminded me of the current British system.
Probably, this period was one of the most vicious in U.S. history. Brooks from South Carolina attacked Sumner on the senate floor and beat him unconscious with a gold headed cane. He continued to beat sumner even after he was unconscious and ceased only when his cane broke. Meanwhile another congressman held would be intervenors at bay with a pistol.