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bluestate10 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-10-11 12:57 PM
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16. I love the state that I live in. have no plans for leaving. nt
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  -If you had the opportunity, would you leave the USA, given where we are and are headed? Faygo Kid  Apr-10-11 12:38 PM   #0 
  - I'm not moving as long as I have elderly parents living here.  Lasher   Apr-10-11 12:41 PM   #1 
  - Where would you go...  Quist   Apr-10-11 12:44 PM   #3 
     - Most of northern Europe. Canada. For starters.  kestrel91316   Apr-10-11 12:46 PM   #5 
     - Wow. That question shows severe insularity.  WinkyDink   Apr-10-11 12:48 PM   #8 
     - No  Quist   Apr-10-11 01:39 PM   #30 
        - I'm unsure where I would go at this point.  Faygo Kid   Apr-10-11 01:56 PM   #35 
     - I take it you haven't traveled outside the US?  Puglover   Apr-10-11 06:26 PM   #68 
        - You choose to take it wrong.  Quist   Apr-11-11 10:48 AM   #71 
           - Since I am not the only poster that  Puglover   Apr-11-11 04:35 PM   #101 
  - I'm already planning. I am starting my world tour of potential expat places  NC_Nurse   Apr-10-11 12:43 PM   #2 
  - I don't think any place will escape the vultures.  grasswire   Apr-10-11 12:46 PM   #4 
  - The corporate influence is global.  murielm99   Apr-10-11 12:47 PM   #6 
  - No. I can't imagine leaving Vermont. It is my home and I love this place  cali   Apr-10-11 12:48 PM   #7 
  - Yes.  NV Whino   Apr-10-11 12:48 PM   #9 
  - We nearly moved to Canada with a job opportunity awhile ago.  Dappleganger   Apr-10-11 12:50 PM   #10 
  - This is my country and I am not leaving.  Monique1   Apr-10-11 12:55 PM   #12 
  - and to add  Monique1   Apr-10-11 12:56 PM   #15 
  - Anyplace LESS religious.  maxsolomon   Apr-10-11 12:55 PM   #11 
  - What? And miss the Class War?  Iggo   Apr-10-11 12:56 PM   #13 
  - I left the country relatively soon after the Bush inauguration.  Zorra   Apr-10-11 12:56 PM   #14 
  - I love the state that I live in. have no plans for leaving. nt  bluestate10   Apr-10-11 12:57 PM   #16 
  - why the hell not  BOG PERSON   Apr-10-11 12:59 PM   #17 
  - I wish I could move to UK or Canada and find a good job in IT. n/t  Logical   Apr-10-11 01:02 PM   #18 
  - Delete.  roamer65   Apr-10-11 02:53 PM   #48 
  - If I didn't live in Alaska,  Blue_In_AK   Apr-10-11 01:04 PM   #19 
  - My god, you're practically in Russia already.  Dappleganger   Apr-10-11 01:06 PM   #22 
     - At least Canada.  Blue_In_AK   Apr-10-11 02:52 PM   #47 
  - I helped send some of "our boys" to Canada during VN. Wish I'd gone with them.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Apr-10-11 01:04 PM   #20 
  - Some others tried to get me to go back then  rurallib   Apr-10-11 01:12 PM   #25 
  - I probably would if I could...  GReedDiamond   Apr-10-11 01:05 PM   #21 
  - I'm old.  H2O Man   Apr-10-11 01:07 PM   #23 
  - Absolutely  TorchTheWitch   Apr-10-11 01:12 PM   #24 
  - yes  dana_b   Apr-10-11 01:15 PM   #26 
  - My husband is Canadian and he wants to move.  Lost-in-FL   Apr-10-11 01:15 PM   #27 
  - Yep  Myrina   Apr-10-11 01:17 PM   #28 
  - Yes.  eilen   Apr-10-11 01:24 PM   #29 
  - Sadly I don't have the opportunity  Horse with no Name   Apr-10-11 01:41 PM   #31 
  - Absolutely not. I considered it under Bush, but things are definitely  johnaries   Apr-10-11 01:49 PM   #32 
  - Hell no  Recursion   Apr-10-11 01:52 PM   #33 
  - Ireland would always tempt me  Tom Rinaldo   Apr-10-11 01:52 PM   #34 
  - I have a lifetime work permit and visa for Germany.  FourScore   Apr-10-11 02:03 PM   #36 
  - Thoughtful post. Thanks.  Faygo Kid   Apr-10-11 02:41 PM   #44 
  - I am older but if I could talk my entire family into going back to Germany  jwirr   Apr-10-11 02:15 PM   #37 
  - I'd hate to leave my family.  OnionPatch   Apr-10-11 02:17 PM   #38 
  - Right, like any other country would just welcome any Americans who want to go there.  elocs   Apr-10-11 02:19 PM   #39 
  - The Left does not care. It's their way or they take their ball and leave.  bluestate10   Apr-10-11 02:34 PM   #42 
     - It's *PRECISELY* because of folks like you that I'm certain the battle with the Republicans...  Tesha   Apr-10-11 02:47 PM   #46 
        - Thanks..  sendero   Apr-10-11 06:07 PM   #63 
  - Yes, I would leave the U.S., but I doubt that I ever will.  RebelOne   Apr-10-11 02:20 PM   #40 
  - YES. Period.  ProfessionalLeftist   Apr-10-11 02:28 PM   #41 
  - Don't want life to be hard, huh? nt  bluestate10   Apr-10-11 02:36 PM   #43 
     - unnecessary snide comment. what's the matter  ProfessionalLeftist   Apr-11-11 02:22 PM   #88 
  - Without a doubt!  Tesha   Apr-10-11 02:44 PM   #45 
  - There will no escaping the coming world war.  roamer65   Apr-10-11 02:55 PM   #49 
  - I'd go to Canada tomorrow  blueamy66   Apr-10-11 03:15 PM   #50 
  - Hockey.  KamaAina   Apr-11-11 11:27 AM   #74 
  - I have my escape sail boat and will use it when the time comes.  L0oniX   Apr-10-11 03:18 PM   #51 
  - Given the fact that i've been sold out by my own party, the idea sounds better and better. n/t  Exilednight   Apr-10-11 03:18 PM   #52 
  - Russia  Keith Bee   Apr-10-11 03:20 PM   #53 
  - I would get my sons to leave. I'm too old.  mmonk   Apr-10-11 03:22 PM   #54 
  - And go where?  LWolf   Apr-10-11 03:33 PM   #55 
  - I want to start my own business.  Initech   Apr-10-11 03:41 PM   #56 
  - Good luck to you.  Faygo Kid   Apr-10-11 03:50 PM   #57 
  - I Would LOVE To, But Simply Can't! My Grown Children & Family Live  ChiciB1   Apr-10-11 03:57 PM   #58 
  - Vancouver, BC  tavalon   Apr-10-11 04:43 PM   #59 
  - It's possible that Vancouver may be the most beautiful city in the world.  Tesha   Apr-10-11 06:22 PM   #66 
  - Switzerland sounds good to me  Drew Richards   Apr-10-11 04:54 PM   #60 
  - not as a single woman  shanti   Apr-10-11 04:56 PM   #61 
  - France, Taiwan or the UK, for us within 2 years.  jannyk   Apr-10-11 05:56 PM   #62 
  - Yes. I see this country as hopelessly lost.  MrSlayer   Apr-10-11 06:16 PM   #64 
  - I'd like to move to Finland  Sisaruus   Apr-10-11 06:19 PM   #65 
  - Finland is a nice Nordic socialist democracy.  Tesha   Apr-10-11 06:30 PM   #69 
  - I have the opportunity  Puglover   Apr-10-11 06:23 PM   #67 
  - there is a path for those who can't go elsewhere  grasswire   Apr-10-11 10:44 PM   #70 
  - Looked into it during the Chimp's reign  IDemo   Apr-11-11 04:12 PM   #95 
  - Just talking about this with the spouse  MountainLaurel   Apr-11-11 11:17 AM   #72 
  - If all of us progressives leave, there's no question where the U.S. is headed  KamaAina   Apr-11-11 11:26 AM   #73 
  - The only question left is the speed with which we get there  kenny blankenship   Apr-11-11 01:41 PM   #81 
     - I rather like the repukes/Concorde analogy  KamaAina   Apr-11-11 02:55 PM   #91 
  - Yes. America is scaring the shit out of me.  Chris_Texas   Apr-11-11 11:32 AM   #75 
  - Not for a while yet.  JoeyT   Apr-11-11 12:55 PM   #76 
  - I'd love to flee to France, Italy or Spain, or possibly Vancouver BC  Arugula Latte   Apr-11-11 01:03 PM   #77 
  - If things get really really bad, I'd consider moving to Sydney or Melbourne  taught_me_patience   Apr-11-11 01:19 PM   #78 
  - Yes.  Ganja Ninja   Apr-11-11 01:22 PM   #79 
  - I'm out just as soon as I find a job  Veruca Salt   Apr-11-11 01:28 PM   #80 
  - I would leave if I had the chance n/t  deutsey   Apr-11-11 01:43 PM   #82 
  - Yes.  Hawkowl   Apr-11-11 01:55 PM   #83 
  - Like a poster above  KatyMan   Apr-11-11 02:12 PM   #84 
  - Absolutely, but nobody wants us poor folk.  bobbolink   Apr-11-11 02:14 PM   #85 
  - Yes, Yes.. and yes.  mm44sas   Apr-11-11 02:16 PM   #86 
  - I feel like a prisoner here.  KillCapitalism   Apr-11-11 02:21 PM   #87 
  - New Zealand, Canada, or northern Europe  Gator_Matt   Apr-11-11 02:31 PM   #89 
  - New Zealand would be my choice, as well.  pinkkillersheep   Apr-11-11 04:25 PM   #100 
  - The easiest for us is to go to the UK -  TBF   Apr-11-11 02:37 PM   #90 
  - Europe is great... to visit  formernaderite   Apr-11-11 03:43 PM   #92 
  - And you still have to get up and go to work  KatyMan   Apr-11-11 04:06 PM   #93 
  - On the other hand, if you get sick or injured you won't go bankrupt from medical bills.  Arugula Latte   Apr-11-11 04:09 PM   #94 
     - True... but  formernaderite   Apr-11-11 04:21 PM   #99 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-11-11 04:43 PM   #104 
  - I find it so ironic that someone from the US should scoff at other countries' "ghettos"...  DutchLiberal   Apr-11-11 04:38 PM   #103 
  - YES!  Carolina   Apr-11-11 04:15 PM   #96 
  - My first choices would be New Zealand and Canada  hifiguy   Apr-11-11 04:16 PM   #97 
  - In a heart beat. I would love to live in either Canada or the UK someplace.  YellowRubberDuckie   Apr-11-11 04:19 PM   #98 
  - in a flash  G_j   Apr-11-11 04:36 PM   #102 
  - Never seriously considered it before now  supernova   Apr-11-11 04:46 PM   #105 
 

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