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Old October 14 2013, 12:08 PM   #112
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Re: USA and UK surviving into the Trek era

Unspeakable wrote: View Post
... the people of the District of Columbia and of its democratically-elected government, both of whom have made it clear on numerous occasions that they want statehood ...
Which was a shear act of arrogance on their parts.

"We've all decided that our (
medium sized) city is so important in our own minds that it should be it's own state. We all agree among ourselves."
The process of any territory becoming a state always begins with the people of said territory deciding that they want to be a state and saying so. There's nothing even remotely arrogant about it.
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