They cost more than they contribute.
They are largely idiots.
Blue States could unite and become one country and let the red wither and die on their own.
we really dont need oil, its been a republican shell game for years
This may come as a surprise to you, OP... Are you sitting down?
Not everyone in red states votes Republican, and not everyone in blue states votes democratic.
Shocking, I know. And hard to wrap your mind around, but it makes your little fantasy, uh, problematic.
Some of the most important Democrats come from blue states: Bill Clinton, George McGovern, Ann Richards, Barbara Jordan, Lyndon Johnson.
And the blue states give us Michelle Bachmann, Rudy Giuliani, Donald Trump,
And then there's Romney who was gov. of Mass.
R4, you meant to write 'red' in your first sentence
How about we give you Alberta in exchange for your Eastern seaboard.