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Paul Blest

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Raleigh, NC
Freelance Journalist and Contributor, The Outline and FacingSouth — Freelance, The Outline

good and nice boy from delaware. contributing writer @outline and @facingsouth, bylines @thenation @curaffairs and others. prjblest@gmail.com

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I'm a freelancer from Wilmington, Delaware, currently living in Raleigh, North Carolina. I mostly cover politics, music, and media. In the past, I've written for: New Republic, VICE, Salon, INDY Week, Noisey, Deadspin, Impose Magazine, and the Good Men Project. Outside of writing, I've worked for...

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@BillHumphreyMA yeah, exactly. this is an "old man yells at cloud" story if i ever saw one
@BillHumphreyMA If you just read the USA Today article and had no other context (like the fact that no major elected official in California either party publicly supports this), I can totally see how you'd take it seriously  https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2018/01/16/new-california-declares-independence-california-bid-become-51st-state/1036681001/ 
@fordm are these connected? this new california thing seems like a different concept
@LeavittAlone @JWJones252 yeah I didn't mean to imply it was conservative, just that it's not unheard of for a Republican to win there, unlike LA and San Fransisco
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nope.