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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    Quote Originally Posted by Henry David View Post
    James Michener wrote a terrific book, "Alaska", that touches upon that intriguing question.
    I've never read a Michener book. Not for any particular reason, just never have. I have a couple friends who have read virtually everything he has ever written, though.
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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    Quote Originally Posted by radcen View Post
    I've never read a Michener book. Not for any particular reason, just never have. I have a couple friends who have read virtually everything he has ever written, though.
    I've read many of his books, but not all. I love his style. Usually, reading one of his books is like taking a college level course in whatever the topic or region happens to be. They are all good, with an excellent sense of history.

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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    I am guessing that most of the people who signed this either dont live in AK or if they do are signing because they think it is funny.
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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    I would completely support this if they agree to take Palin also
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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    Quote Originally Posted by Henry David View Post
    OK, then I assume you are one who likes to bend the law to suit your purposes? Break the law to suit your purposes?
    yes and yes.

    When you drive do you never exceed the posted speed limit?

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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    Quote Originally Posted by disneydude View Post
    I would completely support this if they agree to take Palin also
    Lord knows she quivers at the thought of Putin shirtless.

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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    Quote Originally Posted by calamity View Post
    yes and yes.

    When you drive do you never exceed the posted speed limit?
    Well you got me and 98% of American drivers on that one!

    But I have not taken an oath to obey the traffic laws, and I have not been elected to the job of enforcing the US Constitution, so there's a difference. Traffic laws are meant to generate revenue for the state, the USC is meant to deliver governance and the rule of law.

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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    Quote Originally Posted by Henry David View Post
    Well you got me and 98% of American drivers on that one!

    But I have not taken an oath to obey the traffic laws, and I have not been elected to the job of enforcing the US Constitution, so there's a difference. Traffic laws are meant to generate revenue for the state, the USC is meant to deliver governance and the rule of law.
    While they certainly have morphed in that direction, and abused to that end, even I'm not that cynical.
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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.Nick View Post
    Yep...

    I'm actually pretty shocked by the demand and stupidity.

    I'm anxious to know why they believe Putin would "adopt" Alaska?
    Large oil reserves, strategic military positioning on the North American continent. Yeah, Russia would love to have Alaska under its control. But there are no circumstances in which the US would allow that to happen. The Great Alaskan Rebellion would last all of six hours.
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    Re: Thousands Sign Petition For Alaska To Secede And Rejoin Russia

    If Alaska wants to rejoin Russia let's send them there !!!!!!
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