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Why would a loving God
Red state, blue state
Give a shit
Food stamps, marriage
Whether I believe
Talk like adults
Before I know him?
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Republicans Northeast Wins Show Limits of Full Throated Progressivism

GOP victories in 2014 were deep and widespread.  Republicans unsurprisingly dominated in red and purple states but they also showed surprising strength in blue states in the Midwest and Northeast.   637 more words


NYTimes: Is Life Better in America’s Red States?

An interesting look at the real cost of red state economics and politics. They’re unsustainable over time, but boy do people like sprawl and cheap energy. 13 more words



America often seems to be the opposite of the rest of the word. One way in which this is obvious is in the colors we choose to designate the left and right wings of our political system. 290 more words


Why Working In Customer Service Makes You A Better Person

After months of stalking Providence’s craigslist page, I finally managed to swoop in and score a job at Blue State Coffee. This is good news on multiple levels. 416 more words

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States were first labeled “red” or “blue” during the 2000 elections by television journalist Tim Russert.

I’ve heard the choice was mere chance—the colors were not meant to be symbolic. 412 more words