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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Calexit choke: Leader likes living in Russia better - Hot Air Hot Air

Louis Marinelli wrote that his Yes California secession movement was “about California taking its place in the world, standing as an equal among nations.” It seems that Marinelli has found his place in the world, and it’s not in California or the US. Marinelli now plans to live permanently in Yekaterinburg, Russia, from where he led the referendum drive to get California to declare its independence. Marinelli announced yesterday that he’s withdrawing the petition to get on the spring 2019 ballot:


I hear Yekateringburg is very nice this time of year.

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There is surely some significance in this context to the fact that Yekaterinburg is where the Bolsheviks executed the Tsar and his family. I just can't figure what it might be ....

Posted by: Greg | Apr 18, 2017 3:44:15 PM