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Old 05-15-2008, 03:47 PM
 
Location: Wasilla
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Satch,
It almost seems comical. Back in February on the Idaho forum, a gal by the name of Cali something or other was trashing Idaho something fierce and couldn't wait to return to the Republik of Kalifornia! I to lived in that Republik hell hole for a time back in the middle 70's and as I recall...it SUCKED then too! Glad to hear you have made it to the Great White North!
Thank you very much. The inmates are running the asylum in that craphole state. Some of the insane radical crap that goes on in that loony bin boggles the mind. Just today the California Supreme Court overruled the will of the people again. The social engineering imposed by arrogant, activist judges is one of the primary reasons that I always vote for the most conservative candidates in an election.
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Old 05-15-2008, 05:08 PM
 
Location: Wasilla, Alaska
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Satch there is sales tax in the valley it's not much and it maxes out at $12.50 pretty much none but still there is. You will love it though, especially if you don't have to commute.
That sales tax only applies to purchases within Wasilla city limits.
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Old 05-16-2008, 04:10 PM
 
Location: Anchorage, AK to SoCal to Missoula, MT
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I made a huge mistake last year and left my home of Anchorage for Southern California. How crazy am I! Sad thing is that I was warned!!!! Even worse thing is that I may never be able to return due to hubbie's work needing to be in a year-round warm climate. We're thinking Texas possibly. Texas may not be Alaska but it beats the heck outta SoCal! So to those there now, please enjoy my home that I miss so dearly.
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Old 05-16-2008, 04:15 PM
 
Location: um....guess
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Thank you very much. The inmates are running the asylum in that craphole state. Some of the insane radical crap that goes on in that loony bin boggles the mind. Just today the California Supreme Court overruled the will of the people again. The social engineering imposed by arrogant, activist judges is one of the primary reasons that I always vote for the most conservative candidates in an election.
Not sure how voting for the most conservative candidate is any better than someone voting for the most liberal. What exactly do you disagree so much with? Peoples right to live their own life? People having equal rights?
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Old 05-16-2008, 04:23 PM
 
Location: NC, USA
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Damn...does that mean I have to do it the old-fashioned way?

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Oh wow, showin' my age I guess, but.... somehow after Alfred Nobel, I had always figured that Dynamite WAS the old fashioned way!
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Old 05-16-2008, 04:33 PM
 
Location: Over the Rainbow...
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I made a huge mistake last year and left my home of Anchorage for Southern California. How crazy am I! Sad thing is that I was warned!!!! Even worse thing is that I may never be able to return due to hubbie's work needing to be in a year-round warm climate. We're thinking Texas possibly. Texas may not be Alaska but it beats the heck outta SoCal! So to those there now, please enjoy my home that I miss so dearly.
Hi, I have never been to California, nor do I want to ever go there. Texas, hmmm...too hot lol. So tell us, what is it you miss about Alaska?
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Old 05-16-2008, 05:58 PM
 
Location: Wasilla
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Not sure how voting for the most conservative candidate is any better than someone voting for the most liberal. What exactly do you disagree so much with? Peoples right to live their own life? People having equal rights?
The people of CA voted down that oxymoron known as "gay marriage" by a margin of 61-39. Then four idiot judges decided to create a constitutional "right" that is based upon a behavior, not a definable physical characteristic.

Marriage is between a man and a woman....period. Why 3-5% of the population think they have the right to use the judicial system to impose their "lifestyle" on a population that doesn't want the institution of marriage to be warped in this fashion is beyond me. That's how contemporary "progressives" get their moronic agenda interjected into society. They know that they can't do it via most legislatures so they use the judicial system to do it by fiat.

Oh well, it looks like the pro-family folks will get this on the ballot in November and then this whole charade will be put to rest for once and all, at least in California.
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Old 05-16-2008, 06:02 PM
 
Location: Wasilla
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Hi, I have never been to California, nor do I want to ever go there. Texas, hmmm...too hot lol. So tell us, what is it you miss about Alaska?
Don't ever go there, trust me. My head is still clearing from the cloud of ridiculous "progressive" group-think which permeates that nutfarm. The Bay Area was getting close to enacting a $.10/gallon tax on gasoline to help fund initiatives to fight that fraud known as "global warming." It's enough to make one's head spin.
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Old 05-16-2008, 06:05 PM
 
Location: um....guess
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The people of CA voted down that oxymoron known as "gay marriage" by a margin of 61-39. Then four idiot judges decided to create a constitutional "right" that is based upon a behavior, not a definable physical characteristic.

Marriage is between a man and a woman....period. Why 3-5% of the population think they have the right to use the judicial system to impose their "lifestyle" on a population that doesn't want the institution of marriage to be warped in this fashion is beyond me. That's how contemporary "progressives" get their moronic agenda interjected into society. They know that they can't do it via most legislatures so they use the judicial system to do it by fiat.

Oh well, it looks like the pro-family folks will get this on the ballot in November and then this whole charade will be put to rest for once and all, at least in California.
Enlighten me as to why you seem to be so hateful towards others private lives? You use the phrase "imposing their lifestyle"....how are gay people imposing their lifestyle on you? Haven't heterosexuals been imposing their lifestyles on others since god knows when?
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Old 05-16-2008, 06:14 PM
 
Location: Wasilla
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Enlighten me as to why you seem to be so hateful towards others private lives? You use the phrase "imposing their lifestyle"....how are gay people imposing their lifestyle on you?
Hmm, disagreeing with the homosexual lifestyle and not wanting it's influence rotting this nation's bedrock Judeo-Christian system of ethics and morals is "hateful" eh? How predictable. I don't care what gays do in private, it's when they try to force their lifestyle down people's throats where I draw the line.

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Haven't heterosexuals been imposing their lifestyles on others since god knows when?
That is quite possibly one of the most baffling statements that I've ever read. Honestly, do you even realize how ridiculous that sounds?

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