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  •  Oh Lord what a blessing it would be (0+ / 0-)

    to be rid of:

    Mississippi
    Alabama
    Louisiana
    Georgia
    Texas
    South Carolina
    Florida

    These comprise the old "Gulf Squadron" which were the initial so-called seceding states in 1860-61.   Perhaps this time we could let them go?  The only requirement I would insist upon is that whatever new Confederacy of Dunces they managed to put together would never be eligible for United States foreign aid.

    I'm not sixty-two—I'm fifty-twelve!

    by Pragmatus on Tue Dec 04, 2012 at 09:28:46 AM PST

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    •  My idea of a blessing ... (0+ / 0-)

      ... would be the old Dixiecrats of those states coming to their senses.

      There are entirely too many wonderful people and places in those states for me to want them gone.  After all, one of the major reasons to oppose the secession of the confederates states was for the sake of the people who lived there who did not want to secede.

      "The fears of one class of men are not the measure of the rights of another." ~ George Bancroft (1800-1891)

      by JBL55 on Tue Dec 04, 2012 at 12:36:49 PM PST

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    •  Within a generations (0+ / 0-)

      All of these states will be solid blue.

      No need to do a thing at all.

    •  This means the Gulf of Mexico will be Drill baby (0+ / 0-)

      drilled with no environmental restraints. This leaves all countries with Gulf coastlines likely to invade the new country and wipe their asses with their own hair to prevent eco-cide.

      I'd tip you but they cut off my tip box. The TSA would put Moses, Jesus, and Muhammad on the no-fly list.

      by OHdog on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 01:11:25 PM PST

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