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Debates

  • Texas could becomes its own nation

    [1] http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2010/10/the-best-and-worst-performing-state-economies-in-america/64307/#slide36[2] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economy_of_Texas[3] http://www.data360.org/graph_group.aspx?Graph_Group_Id=150 Really, well there are also some flaws in your argument, Texas's Economy is ranked as the 2nd largest economy in the United States of America, Without Texas,America's Economy would sink, Furthermore, Texas has the second largest Population in America, second only to that of California, so if Texas, due to its ability in the 10th Amendment of the American Constitution, required all Men ages 18 and up to have Military Training, and be called into the ranks in times of war, Texas would be able to stand up to America, and secede,Thank you http://www.usatoday.com/money/economy/2011-06-20-state-gdp-growth_n.htm Yes, I already stated that Texas's economy was...

  • Texas should secede from the U.S.

    The question here is not if Texas would survive on it's own, but rather, can Texas LEGALLY succeed from the Union ... Texas Succession Would Be Unconstitutional! In the court case of Texas V White, the supreme court ruled that indeed Texas never succeeded, and in fact succession would have been unconstitutional. -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_v._White This is not what the Founding Fathers Wanted! As was noted earlier, the founding fathers wanted to bring about a "more perfect union", and these choice of wordings makes any attempts at leaving in a legal manner null-and-void.  Drake, Selena Gomez, and the Kardashians Have Nothing to do with this Debate...pretty straight foreward. This is not an argument for texas succession, this is just a footnote of pop culture which is irrelevant,the question this individual raised was can Texas...

Opinions

  • Should FEMA give additional aid to West Texas for their fertilizer plant explosion?

    Whatever can get West Texas the ability to recover faster, the better it is for the state's economy Currently West Texas is suffering due to its school district and infrastructure being heavily affected by this explosion. FEMA should give additional aid to West, Texas for their fertilizer plant explosion. FEMA should give additional aid to West, Texas for their fertilizer plant explosion.

  • Should Texas secede from the Union?

    Texas should not secede from the Union. No, Texas Shouldn't secede from the Union. In my opinion,Texas Shouldn't secede from the Union and it wouldn't be in their best interest to attempt such a foolish act.

Polls

  • Which state would you like kicked out of the US?

    Texas Texas Texas Texas Texas Texas NONE Texas What? Texas NONE NONE NONE NONE Texas 2 reasons: 1. NONE NONE Alabama Texas NONE Florida What's so bad about Texas?

  • If you could kick one state out of the US, which would you pick?

    New Jersey Alabama Texas Texas Texas Texas Alabama Texas Florida Mississippi New York California Texas Alabama Texas California Texas They seem to all be o the 'same page' when it comes to money, guns, and lawyers. Alabama 3 words: Top Gear Episode California Texas California Texas Texas Texas New Jersey California Texas California Texas Texas always saying how they're going to leave the union. Texas Texas California California California Texas I would vote for all of the states but unfortunately i can't do that so for now texas seems the way to go.

Forums

  • Texas sucked before coming into the union...

    I was watching some Texas Historian today, and he said that Texas was extremely bad when it was not part of the Union. I'll look for the clip, but meanwhile what do you thing?http://www.history.com/shows/how-the-states-got-their-shapes/videos/playlists/full-episodes#how-the-states-got-their-shapes-state-of-rebellionI hate Texas.: At 5/31/2011 7:58:24 PM, annhasle wrote: : I hate Texas. He said that the Union did not even want Texas until they met some requirements...

  • Blue steel just blue my mind

    Sodomy (Butt sex) use to be illegal in texas http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sodomy

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q:
    What time zone is Texas in?
  • A:
    Mountain is the standard time zone for Texas.
  • Q:
    What is the capital city for the state of Texas?
  • A:
    Austin is the state's capital city.
  • Q:
    What famous people were born in Texas?
  • A:
    Prominent people and popular celebrities born in Texas include:
    - Carol Willis
    - Ross Winn
    - Richard Viguerie
    - Sutton E. Griggs
    - Lynn Collins
    - Lauren Bush
    - Matt Santos

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