Dissatisfied with how the teeming and swarthy masses in Denver are influencing the politics in their state, local officials in eight rural Colorado counties having been talking of late about seceding and creating a 51st state known as North Colorado.
This hare-brained idea has even spread to parts of two other states.
HERE‘s one take on the matter:
In 1969, Norman Mailer and Jimmy Breslin ran for mayor and City Council speaker of New York City on a platform of making the city the 51st state. The movement went nowhere.
But at least it made some sense. New ...