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Re: Texas vs New Hampshire
« Reply #15 on: September 27, 2009, 05:15:59 pm »

Whatever the merits of Texas are.  I enjoyed working there. 

It is too big for any free-state project.  I'm almost of the belief that rather than going for an entire state, the first goal should be a free-city project :P
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Re: Texas vs New Hampshire
« Reply #16 on: September 27, 2009, 10:10:14 pm »

Folks have talked about free county projects for years.  They're relatively easy to do, and many western Exec Councils have just three members in total.  You get two crooks and an LP member already on that Council, it doesn't take much to switch a majority like that.
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Re: Texas vs New Hampshire
« Reply #17 on: September 27, 2009, 10:54:56 pm »

When I have talked about to people about which state is the freest, many assume it's Texas.  This is because they are confusing having an identity and bucking the federal system with being free.  Since Texas was once it's own nation and has an economy larger than a lot of nations today it has it's own identity that is somewhat separate from the US' identity.  As they say "Texas is like a whole other country."  Well a whole lot of other countries are more socialist than the US.  Also even though Texas hangs on the 10th amendment a lot more than most states it's not more free than NH.
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Re: Texas vs New Hampshire
« Reply #18 on: September 27, 2009, 11:03:07 pm »

Also even though Texas hangs on the 10th amendment a lot more than most states it's not more free than NH.

Clearly, not even close.  Texas isn't know for any specific freedom.  Actually, it is known as a place lacking certain freedoms though.  I'm pretty sure many people heard about the sex toy prosecution story.  Also, the story of Texas law folks going to hotels and arresting people for being over the legal limit to drive while sitting at seats in hotel bars got a lot of traction.  Barry Cooper is currently showing in story after story how corrupt some cops are in Texas.
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Re: Texas vs New Hampshire
« Reply #19 on: September 27, 2009, 11:24:53 pm »

The cops in New Hampshire are definitely a lot cooler than other areas.  I just stopped in a 7-11 last night, and the attendant told me that two girls up from Boston were too drunk to drive.  The cop could have pretty well ruined their year, but he let them call someone to come all the way up from Boston and drive them down while he simply impounded their car until they were sober.  In my home state of Washington, they automatically throw the book at you without a second thought.
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Re: Texas vs New Hampshire
« Reply #20 on: October 05, 2009, 11:47:31 am »

I grew up in Texas, born and raised. Lived in a small town; which is the majority of population density here. I see many things about NH that all states need to start implementing immediately. Governor Perry is a puppet for the NWO. And the NAFTA superhighway he sure has milked to his benefit. Law enforcement is out of control here. The 4th Amendment does not exist, and has not for a very long time.

I notice that NH cops are very laid back, and dare I say, cool..

People all over the state are dead in the soul. They have given up. Complacent. Apathetic. And like someone else said, think that sit on the thrown of Independence and Liberty, when in fact they have acquiesced.

I think a main reason for this is the Generational Gap, I presume. It seems in NH there are many younger people, that have the fire inside, and what to make real changes in the Country. I also think the state is small enough to really make changes that are community based. Here the demographic alone is so large that its impossible to even get people to agree on anything. That being the case then, people give up on creating the reality in which they desire, all the while complaining about how much it sucks.

I would really enjoy moving up there for a year, or so. It seems that the local economies are still thriving, and are self generating at that.

Here it is very difficult to even get people to realize that something is terribly wrong to begin with, and needs changing. The common expression is "thats the way it is, has been, and will always be". Thats not good enough for me.

So I think its time to get around more like minded people. Its getting pretty isolated out here.
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