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05-01-2013, 02:00 PM
Memo to the South: Go Ahead, Secede Already!

by Lee Siegel (http://www.thedailybeast.com/contributors/lee-siegel.html) Apr 30, 2013 4:45 AM EDT

Letís face itóon nearly every important issue, from gun control to immigration to gay marriage, red states are holding America back. Lee Siegel on why the South should get the hell out of the union.

Letís not be fooled by all the bipartisan rhetoric that has been streaming out of the GOP since Romneyís self-destruction. Hundreds of thousands of petitioners in a handful of red states still want to secede (http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/276817-white-house-responds-to-secession-petitions)? Well, donít let the door hit you on the way out.

Read the full article here: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/04/30/memo-to-the-south-go-ahead-secede-already.html


A post marking the base point in the survey of Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon, traditionally viewed as the line between the North and the South in American lore.

Gayle in MD
05-06-2013, 08:47 AM
I'm all for it! Let them secede! Then they can handle all of their problems from Climate Change, ad their exploding chemicals, on their own, since they vote against helping those states which bail them out all the time, when something happens in a blue state.