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Capitalization in the Constitution

DetectableNinja
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11/14/2011 7:24:44 PM
Posted: 6 years ago
Anyone know what's up with the seemingly Random capitalization that Occurs in the US Constitution?
But if the chance remains
to see those better days,
I'd cut the cannons down.

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Man-is-good
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11/14/2011 7:27:31 PM
Posted: 6 years ago
I am not sure but it might have to be due to the fact that it was written before the standardization of spelling...???
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Rockylightning
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11/14/2011 8:22:20 PM
Posted: 6 years ago
At 11/14/2011 7:27:31 PM, Man-is-good wrote:
I am not sure but it might have to be due to the fact that it was written before the standardization of spelling...???

Yep.