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  •  ...ahh, well, my opinion is tainted... (7+ / 0-)

    ...specifically by knowing people (from my practice) that just blew fuses after California elections. The last straw for one guy was the 2012 election when California became a super majority Democratic state and "that Muslim guy" got re-elected.

    There have been at least a dozen folks that moved from around here to that very area to be with "white folks" and conservatives.

    Another reason is so many really wealthy Salt Lake City and other rich Utah folks go there to ski (and own places there).

    I thought Ketchum was liberal back in the 1980's and has drifted conservative since...and that Sun Valley was simply a playground for rich conservatives...

    Ignorance is bliss only for the ignorant. The rest of us must suffer the consequences. -7.38; -3.44

    by paradise50 on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 09:18:03 AM PDT

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    •  A lot of hippie surfer / ski bums... (2+ / 0-)
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      belinda ridgewood, BoiseBlue

      ..moved there [Sun Valley environs] in the 70s to escape the crowded glamour of inland would-be intruders.  When we started seeing high heels in the grocery stores -- that was the end of the old DFH sand lizard culture.

      "...capitalism is rudderless. It has no reliable indicators. Everything is rigged..." Paul Craig Roberts

      by dharmasyd on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 12:57:17 PM PDT

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