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7. Texas - "It's like a whole other country" - let's make it so!
Edited on Sat Mar-20-04 10:22 AM by ih8thegop
Let's merge New Hampshire in with Massachusetts.
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  -You had to get rid of one state--which would it be? WillyBrandt  Mar-20-04 10:16 AM   #0 
  - No contest  AwareOne   Mar-20-04 10:19 AM   #1 
  - Agreed. Texas it is.  kaitykaity   Mar-20-04 10:20 AM   #6 
     - They might make a special exception to the death penalty for...  LiberalFighter   Mar-21-04 08:23 PM   #131 
  - Texas goes back to Mexico  swag   Mar-20-04 10:19 AM   #2 
  - I'm sure Mexico would appreciate Ann Richards  socialdemocrat1981   Mar-20-04 12:28 PM   #76 
  - Texas, and I am not being facetious.  HypnoToad   Mar-20-04 10:20 AM   #3 
  - Texas  ROC   Mar-20-04 10:22 AM   #8 
  - Texas = "occupied Mexico"  DBoon   Mar-20-04 10:30 AM   #19 
  - Theft  YIMA   Mar-20-04 11:20 AM   #62 
  - Good point...  HypnoToad   Mar-21-04 08:29 PM   #135 
  - We stole California  Argumentus   Mar-20-04 01:39 PM   #91 
     - PBS says it all  HypnoToad   Mar-21-04 08:33 PM   #136 
  - the south  daveskilt   Mar-20-04 10:20 AM   #4 
  - Exactly.  YellowRubberDuckie   Mar-22-04 01:24 PM   #151 
  - Texas n/t  madmax   Mar-20-04 10:20 AM   #5 
  - Texas - "It's like a whole other country" - let's make it so!  ih8thegop   Mar-20-04 10:21 AM   #7 
  - we don't want NH  RationalRose   Mar-20-04 11:06 AM   #48 
  - WHOA ! Don't diss my people!  zanana   Mar-20-04 05:24 PM   #119 
     - LOL-We'll take the Seacoast and the border towns  RationalRose   Mar-21-04 08:26 PM   #133 
  - Does that mean we can go to war against Texas?  LiberalFighter   Mar-21-04 08:25 PM   #132 
  - While we're at it,  Vote_Clark_In_WI   Mar-20-04 10:23 AM   #9 
  - Illinois from Wisconsin to the bottom of Lake Michigan...  LiberalFighter   Mar-21-04 08:26 PM   #134 
  - Texas goes to Mexico  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 10:23 AM   #10 
  - Leave Idaho alone!!  24HRrnr   Mar-20-04 10:27 AM   #14 
     - You mean Arnold?  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 10:38 AM   #27 
        - Him, too but I was refering to the legislature.  24HRrnr   Mar-20-04 10:50 AM   #36 
           - I grew up in Imperial Beach Calif.  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 11:12 AM   #53 
  - Texas  Independent429   Mar-20-04 10:25 AM   #11 
  - Florida  undergroundpanther   Mar-20-04 10:25 AM   #12 
  - Nooooo! How you can say Florida instead of Wyoming!?  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 10:27 AM   #15 
  - Wyoming has Yellowstone, and The Tetons  mesquite   Mar-20-04 10:39 AM   #28 
     - Having been to Disney world 100 times, I understand  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 11:02 AM   #44 
        - South Florida...  gyopsy   Mar-20-04 02:37 PM   #95 
  - noooooo  gator_in_Ontario   Mar-20-04 01:19 PM   #87 
  - I think Bugs said it best....  unidentifiedbassplayer   Mar-21-04 09:41 PM   #138 
  - I have a problem with your ND comment  Tolania   Mar-20-04 10:26 AM   #13 
  - That's a bit of a cop-out  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 10:29 AM   # 
  - You get rid of ND  Tolania   Mar-20-04 10:31 AM   #20 
  - Alright, alright...  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 10:32 AM   #23 
     - sorry, but I am sick of it being attacked  Tolania   Mar-20-04 10:34 AM   #25 
  - In defense of North Dakota....  Zookeeper   Mar-20-04 12:39 PM   #78 
  - WHO SAYS WE'D WANT IT?......hmmmmm?.....  glarius   Mar-20-04 11:03 AM   #46 
     - Sorry. If there's one bit of unilateralism I'd go for  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 11:13 AM   #54 
     - dang, I'm gonna make it my OWN country!  Tolania   Mar-20-04 12:44 PM   #79 
        - The Free State of Tolania?  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 12:57 PM   #82 
           - naw, I'll use my real name  Tolania   Mar-20-04 12:59 PM   #85 
              - Be sure to give it a creepy name  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 12:59 PM   #86 
  - state of denial a lot of Americans seem to be living in.  peekaloo   Mar-20-04 10:29 AM   #16 
  - Took a sec for this one to sink in.  kaitykaity   Mar-20-04 04:10 PM   #110 
  - Texas  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Mar-20-04 10:29 AM   #17 
  - Two answers  DancingBear   Mar-20-04 10:29 AM   #18 
  - Good call on Delaware  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 10:31 AM   #21 
     - Yes!  DancingBear   Mar-20-04 10:42 AM   #30 
     - Hey, DB have you ever read the New Republic Article  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 10:56 AM   #39 
        - I was just about...  fujiyama   Mar-22-04 01:17 PM   #147 
     - Agreed Delaware is dead  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 10:42 AM   #31 
        - This of course begs the question  DancingBear   Mar-20-04 02:32 PM   #94 
           - I love it!  Zookeeper   Mar-20-04 03:10 PM   #100 
  - Turn Texas over to Mexico  mesquite   Mar-20-04 10:32 AM   #22 
  - Let's just redraw the whole map  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 10:34 AM   #24 
  - Mississippi and Alabama go to Africa?  BringEmOn   Mar-20-04 10:58 AM   #40 
     - Not crosses burning  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 11:14 AM   #55 
        - Ok...let's cut Texas loose  BringEmOn   Mar-20-04 11:30 AM   #72 
  - texas  name not needed   Mar-20-04 10:37 AM   #26 
  - Utah.  emad aisat sana   Mar-20-04 10:41 AM   #29 
  - We can send Utah to the .......  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 10:44 AM   #34 
  - Nah, just send 'em all back to the planet Kolob!  AntiCoup2k   Mar-20-04 11:21 AM   #64 
     - If you get rid of Utah - the inhabitants would all move to missouri  daveskilt   Mar-20-04 11:25 AM   #66 
     - Did you see that Southpark episode?  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 11:25 AM   #67 
        - Yeah, that was one of their better episodes recently.  AntiCoup2k   Mar-20-04 11:38 AM   #73 
  - sure the people maybe, but losing arches  daveskilt   Mar-20-04 10:56 AM   #38 
     - Utah's pretty but it's inhabited  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 11:18 AM   #60 
  - Let's "Mess With Texas"  woofless   Mar-20-04 10:44 AM   #32 
  - Texas  suegeo   Mar-20-04 10:44 AM   #33 
  - Thank you! This Texan would gladly become a refugee for the cause!  Lisa0825   Mar-21-04 10:12 PM   #140 
  - What about Ohio  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 10:48 AM   #35 
  - Texas..without question..  Lindsey   Mar-20-04 10:59 AM   #41 
  - What about Ohio  Joanne98   Mar-20-04 11:21 AM   #65 
  - Ohio is like mini America  Nikia   Mar-20-04 02:21 PM   #93 
  - No, not Ohio but TEXAS  Sequoia   Mar-22-04 03:38 PM   #157 
  - Canada could easily annex Alaska n/t  freeforall   Mar-20-04 10:55 AM   #37 
  - Maybe Texas should annex the other 49 states!  Intelsucks   Mar-20-04 11:00 AM   #42 
  - I'll be the spoilsport. I don't mind at all.  Bertha Venation   Mar-20-04 11:01 AM   #43 
  - The way I see: If they live in Delaware, then they've gots  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 11:03 AM   #45 
  - Have you ever been to Delaware?  Bertha Venation   Mar-20-04 11:07 AM   #49 
     - No, I try not to get off on any of the exits  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 11:10 AM   #51 
        - Whatever, Willy.  Bertha Venation   Mar-20-04 11:15 AM   #57 
           - Alright, alright...  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 11:17 AM   #58 
              - I don't care what ills the state's got, sweetie.  Bertha Venation   Mar-20-04 11:21 AM   #63 
                 - Then you should have ignored the thread.  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 11:26 AM   #68 
                    - I thought that was serious! Texas to mars- well maybe just one texan...  daveskilt   Mar-20-04 11:28 AM   #71 
                    - If we ignored everything that offended us, Willy,  Bertha Venation   Mar-20-04 04:57 PM   #115 
  - I live in Florida....  Anaxamander   Mar-22-04 02:34 PM   #155 
  - Texas goes back to Mexico. Canada gets Alaska. Hawaii becomes independent.  terrya   Mar-20-04 11:06 AM   #47 
  - One more.... Spain gets Florida.  terrya   Mar-20-04 11:08 AM   #50 
     - Oh dear  socialdemocrat1981   Mar-20-04 12:27 PM   #75 
  - Let Texas be an independent Republic  RationalRose   Mar-20-04 11:10 AM   #52 
  - Tex-ass, easiest damn question today  Endangered Specie   Mar-20-04 11:14 AM   #56 
  - Easy. Alabama is out.  Romberry   Mar-20-04 11:17 AM   #59 
  - Ouch!  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 11:20 AM   #61 
  - Alabama's gotta go.  RebelOne   Mar-20-04 01:30 PM   #89 
  - One state called...  fujiyama   Mar-22-04 01:25 PM   #152 
  - im changing my vote of the south to georgia specifically  daveskilt   Mar-20-04 11:27 AM   #69 
  - If Junior wins in November, send Washington state to Canada!  AntiCoup2k   Mar-20-04 11:27 AM   #70 
  - None of them  Rowdyboy   Mar-20-04 12:03 PM   #74 
  - You are a voice of reason and sanity, rowdyboy  mitchum   Mar-20-04 05:03 PM   #116 
     - Thanks...To steal a line "Together, we are more than the sum of our parts"  Rowdyboy   Mar-20-04 05:19 PM   #117 
  - well  Kellanved   Mar-20-04 12:34 PM   #77 
  - Doch!  WillyBrandt   Mar-20-04 12:58 PM   #84 
  - TEXAS, MEXICO  bobthedrummer   Mar-20-04 12:47 PM   #80 
  - Minnesota would be Canadian in seconds  DS1   Mar-20-04 12:49 PM   #81 
  - Ohhhhhh...you did NOT just say that!  Shanneee   Mar-20-04 03:01 PM   #99 
  - North Dakota of course, Minnesota without the misplaced ego  DS1   Mar-20-04 03:21 PM   #102 
  - I always liked Minnesota!  Canuckistanian   Mar-20-04 03:22 PM   #103 
  - Allow me to respond  DS1   Mar-20-04 04:18 PM   #113 
     - DS1...I still disagree :)  Shanneee   Mar-21-04 07:12 PM   #124 
  - I'd love to hear your reason for that harsh opinion....  Zookeeper   Mar-20-04 03:23 PM   #104 
     - The incredibly dense people that worked in our company's MN office  DS1   Mar-20-04 04:22 PM   #114 
        - So in other words...  Shanneee   Mar-21-04 07:14 PM   #125 
  - Give Texas back to Mexico  SW FL Dem   Mar-20-04 12:57 PM   #83 
  - Clearly North Dakota  sir_captain   Mar-20-04 01:23 PM   #88 
  - Texas!  Nlighten1   Mar-20-04 01:33 PM   #90 
  - Montana  greendog   Mar-20-04 01:54 PM   #92 
  - Alaska  gyopsy   Mar-20-04 02:39 PM   #96 
  - Partition is never a good idea.  Bridget Burke   Mar-20-04 02:48 PM   #97 
  - Well, just a quick peek it appears Texas is the one to go -  ConcernedCanuk   Mar-20-04 02:50 PM   #98 
  - I second that  Canuckistanian   Mar-20-04 03:26 PM   #105 
  - Please feel free to kiss my hairy, white, democrat Texas ass...  INTELBYTES   Mar-20-04 03:18 PM   #101 
  - Yankees gave us both Bushies, too  Argumentus   Mar-20-04 03:33 PM   #107 
  - Amen to that! Thanks for pointing that out!  INTELBYTES   Mar-20-04 04:17 PM   #112 
     - Didn't * make sure the good air in Texas became a thing of the past?  chair094   Mar-21-04 08:14 PM   #130 
  - Simmer down, Tex!  Zookeeper   Mar-20-04 03:37 PM   #108 
     - California gave us Reagan AND Nixon AND Arnold  Argumentus   Mar-20-04 04:12 PM   #111 
  - One more vote for Texas  Radicalliberal   Mar-20-04 03:30 PM   #106 
  - The South  Don_G   Mar-20-04 04:01 PM   #109 
  - Elliminate their electoral votes...  gyopsy   Mar-20-04 05:28 PM   #120 
  - Seems the state of Denial is the most troublesome one in the nation  havocmom   Mar-20-04 05:22 PM   #118 
  - Texas, yep absolutely  devinsgram   Mar-20-04 05:43 PM   #121 
  - Texas can kiss my black ass  MrScorpio   Mar-20-04 05:47 PM   #122 
  - D.C. should get Virginia and Virginia can take West Virginia  wiley   Mar-20-04 05:59 PM   #123 
  - id have to say my own state of SD  LastKnight   Mar-21-04 07:18 PM   #126 
  - Texas OR New Jersey  Mass_Liberal   Mar-21-04 07:52 PM   #127 
  - I got the hell out of NJ as soon as I could!  WillyBrandt   Mar-21-04 08:07 PM   #128 
  - California, just let it slide into the ocean and be Atlantis West  arewethereyet   Mar-21-04 08:11 PM   #129 
  - One good shake and it'll be done  fortyfeetunder   Mar-21-04 08:38 PM   #137 
  - New Jersey stays, no Patakis or Santorums here...  NNadir   Mar-21-04 09:43 PM   #139 
  - I don't know about kicking anyone out, but Massachusetts ought to be  HEFFA   Mar-21-04 10:15 PM   #141 
  - Liberal Texans can come to Florida and we deport the RWers to  tlcandie   Mar-21-04 10:24 PM   #142 
  - Why not merge some states and hope for better election results?  marigold20   Mar-21-04 10:45 PM   #143 
  - And ya'll said I was crazy about Texas bashing on this board  Ishoutandscream   Mar-22-04 12:17 PM   #144 
  - Keep Texas, get rid of Bush  TX-RAT   Mar-22-04 01:23 PM   #150 
  - You'd be surprised how many out here would vote for...  KamaAina   Mar-22-04 01:03 PM   #145 
  - Texas  WorstPresidentEver   Mar-22-04 01:09 PM   #146 
  - MT--give it to the Palestinians  MissMillie   Mar-22-04 01:19 PM   #148 
  - TEXAS!  Butterflies   Mar-22-04 01:19 PM   #149 
  - Wouldn't mind if you attached Maine to Canada  GreenPartyVoter   Mar-22-04 01:34 PM   #153 
  - Unite the carolinas to decrease their total number of Senators  JVS   Mar-22-04 02:21 PM   #154 
  - Iraq...  rexcat71   Mar-22-04 03:29 PM   #156 
  - Virginia, because I live there, and I wouldn't be under Bush Rule.  bhunt70   Mar-22-04 03:41 PM   #158 
  - State of grace!  HypnoToad   Mar-22-04 03:45 PM   #159 
  - Washington. Oh please, please, please,  geniph   Mar-22-04 05:20 PM   #160 
  - Easy--- Texas  Cuban_Liberal   Mar-22-04 06:01 PM   #161 
 

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