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Vote : Puerto Rico - 51st State

Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by BigJ, Nov 7, 2012.

Should Puerto Rico be the 51st State ?

  1. Yes

    4 vote(s)
    18.2%
  2. No

    8 vote(s)
    36.4%
  3. I don't Care

    8 vote(s)
    36.4%
  4. Go Independent

    2 vote(s)
    9.1%
  1. BigJ

    BigJ I'm just about that action Boss. VIP

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    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    if they do great, if not, great. more handouts lol
     
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    reckedracing TTIWWOP VIP

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    then we have to change all the flags... fuck that noise
    i'm pretty sure PR doesn't want to become a state in the first place.
     
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    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    this just in. they do.
     
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    klyph Dismember VIP

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    Dissolve the federal govt and make every state an independent nation.
     
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    INJEN78 HS LEGEND

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    fuck united..lets just have state names,everyone comes here anyway.
     
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    jamesA Well known pissed off telephone guy VIP

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    Except they've been trying since the 60s.
     
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    reckedracing TTIWWOP VIP

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    lmao, saw the results this morning on CNN regarding PR
    chuckled to myself :doh:
     
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    BigJ I'm just about that action Boss. VIP

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    I think they should be a state. They get all the benefits of our nation including no passports, protection, etc etc, yet pay 0 into the fed tax system.

    either make the terrirties legit, or sell them. and fuck guam. we don't need to be way over there protecting that.
     
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    so when will we know if they become the new state.
     
  12. BigJ

    BigJ I'm just about that action Boss. VIP

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    I believe it has to go infront of Congress. So 5-10 years.
     
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    PR voted to bcome one, now its on the US to actually 'take' them as one. it may not ever happen at all.
     
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    Where's the option for Texas to become it's own country?
     
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    As far as the power grid is concerned, it really is it's own country anyway.
     
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    Fuck em. Leave em to fend for themselves against Mexico. And let's see if France is still interested in Louisiana.
     
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    Let cali break off, they have a lot of legislation the rest of us don't have.
     
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    BigJ I'm just about that action Boss. VIP

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    If cali broke off and levied taxes against its trade out the rest of the US would be fucked. We're talking 8th largest economy in the world large.
     
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    Petoria! E. Peterbus Unum
     
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