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From the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34
Colorado rustics want to create their own state made up almost entirely of white folks
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Pat Cunningham offers an unabashedly liberal perspective on national politics. A note of caution: The language gets a little salty on some of the sites to which this blog links. So, don't say you weren't warned. By the way, this blog's name is inspired by the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34 In 41 years as a print and broadcast journalist, most of those years with the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star, Pat has covered national politics under eight American presidents. He's attended 10 national political conventions, Republican and Democratic alike, and has interviewed countless prominent political players, including Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush.
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July 12, 2013 11:10 a.m.



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Dissatisfied with how the teeming and swarthy masses in Denver are influencing the politics in their state, local officials in eight rural Colorado counties having been talking of late about seceding and creating a 51st state known as North Colorado.

This hare-brained idea has even spread to parts of two other states.

HERE‘s one take on the matter:

In 1969, Norman Mailer and Jimmy Breslin ran for mayor and City Council speaker of New York City on a platform of making the city the 51st state. The movement went nowhere.

But at least it made some sense. New ...

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