Re: Louisiana petitions Obama for secession.
If that's what this forum is coming to, I'm going to petition T'Bonz to secede from Misc!
As far as seceding from the United States, it's one of those things that I think might sound good when your guy loses the election, but being practical, it'll be a total disaster.
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