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  • Texas is bigger than most countries. Heck yeah its needs its own forum.

    112 90.32%
  • nope - its a fine member of the Southwest region.

    12 9.68%
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    All Texans chime in. Its time to secede.

    Inspired by our CA bretheren (who have not 1 but TWO regional forums for their state), I think Tx is big enough to have its own regional forum.
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    I think Texas actually owns quite a few of the regional subforums, thanks to the quick thinking of a certain unnamed someone.
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    hell yeah.
    I've been trying to get this forum renamed "Texas and the rest of the southwest"
    but no one in the mods forum seems to listen to me.

    I'll bring this'un up agin .

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    As an honorary Texan, I cast a token vote for secession.
    If you notice this notice then you will notice that this notice is not worth noticing.

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    Thanks for your votes guys. JSChen - I owe you some BBQ.
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    TEXAS INDEPENDENCE !!!! We did it once, we'll do it again !!!

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    I'm all for it!!!!

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    Is Austin really part of Texas? It's looking a whole lot like California around here to me. Bad drivers, self centered egomaniacs, brunettes trying to pass themselves off as blonde's.
    Oh wait...........we always had those. But I'm sure Cali is screwing us up, I just cant prove it.

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    Who voted against us? Get a rope.....
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    I'm in!

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    Im a sailor in a past life. I got rope! Try to keep it blood free as possible.
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    can I vote for a short drop?

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    Lol.

    Up to 23 votes for. I thought it might be more by now - then again it hasn't even been 24 hrs yet.
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    So...just out of curiosity, I took a quick look at census info and found that there are approximately the same number of people in the 6 LA-area counties as there are in Texas...about 21M. I still don't understand why that area doesn't just sink into the ocean! Without a doubt though, TX is under-represented on this board (or at least in this regional forum)!

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    bump - c'mon guys, don't think 27 votes is going to do it. If you know any Tx members on the forums I'd suggest PM'ing them a link to this thread. I've done a few.
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    I thought this already was the Texas forum...

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    Ravenmore, keep an eye on things.

    As that great texan Bob Dylan said "coz the times they are a changin"

    EP, they are ALL texas forums if truth be told, seriously just check
    Jsharr's posts in all the others forums.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lotek
    Ravenmore, keep an eye on things.

    As that great texan Bob Dylan said "coz the times they are a changin"

    EP, they are ALL texas forums if truth be told, seriously just check
    Jsharr's posts in all the others forums.

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    We texans are cool

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    I thought this was a poll about Texas seceding from the US of A. As a Californian, I'd've voted for that. But it's only about whether Texas should be it's own region in BF - how disappointing. But what the heck, if they want it . . .
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    we need mas votes!
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    ravemore... as a lifer,(Born in Kent county,TEXAS) we should!!! My vote is in.Since I live only 7 miles from the okie panhandle, can I vote for them too? It would take them a day or two to figure it out.

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    I don't frequent the regional section too often, but if Texas had its own forum I might.

    Just voted!

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    Cool - we're getting there - almost 40 votes. I think a Texan forum would generate more traffic once it was created and the locals start yacking with each other...
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    It just needed to be done.

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