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[–] satnavtomington 0 points 84 points (+84|-0) ago  (edited ago)

Another possibility is that the 1 guy gives some money to, say, 30 of the others so that they stop the rest attacking them. And thus the army was born.

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[–] mrcanard 0 points 5 points (+5|-0) ago 

Wasn't it about 30% of the citizens that fought on the side of independence during the Revolutionary War?

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[–] drizzle55 1 points 21 points (+22|-1) ago 

No it was about 3%

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[–] Wolfspider 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

The police as well, they have never helped anyone that I know whom was not rich, tack the on for another five percent.

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[–] Kabuthunk 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago  (edited ago)

This is of course assuming that the 30 soldiers are all perfectly fine watching the other 69 around them die of starvation, and be bossed around by that guy that's watching them starve and doing nothing.

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[–] satnavtomington 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

Everyone has their price :P