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  •  What about all those white people who retire to (1+ / 0-)
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    Mexico because it is cheaper?  They do not seem to mind living among another culture.

    And it feels like I'm livin'in the wasteland of the free ~ Iris DeMent, 1996

    by MrJersey on Thu Jun 13, 2013 at 11:38:32 AM PDT

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    •  Those folks tend not to be Republicans. (3+ / 0-)
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      The obligatory daily Republican chant "U-S-A! U-S-A!" is looked upon as strange in Mexico. Not frowned upon, just seen as being rather muy extraño.

      Seriously, I know quite a few people who have homes or have retired to Mexico. I don't think a single one is a Republican.

      © grover


      So if you get hit by a bus tonight, would you be satisfied with how you spent today, your last day on earth? Live like tomorrow is never guaranteed, because it's not. -- Me.

      by grover on Thu Jun 13, 2013 at 11:52:46 AM PDT

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    •  White flight was a real thing (0+ / 0-)

      I did not say all whites flee the brown, but some do.

      Economics is a social *science*. Can we base future economic decisions on math? @AardvarkBlue on Twitter.

      by blue aardvark on Thu Jun 13, 2013 at 12:01:23 PM PDT

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    •  Because (0+ / 0-)

      They live behind gates in Mexico.

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