way south: Puerto Rico is already a socialist hell hole with more crime and corruption than Detroit.Its not like they can break it any worse than it already is./...They probably can.
dumbobruni: Churchill2004: I don't really care whether Puerto Rico goes with independence or statehood- both have their advantages and disadvantages- but they should be forced to choose on or the other. A straight-up vote with only those two options. Perpetual territorial status may be justified for territories with very small populations, but it shouldn't be used for as large a population as PR.in 2012, Puerto Rico held a referendum on statehood, which passed.the statehood question now falls to Congress./it took over a decade for Congress to approve Alaskan statehood
hubiestubert: See, with that headline I figured it was going to push for statehood.Instead I got DERP all up on mah phone.Ewwwwww...
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