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Old 06-18-2008, 03:11 PM   #11
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A writer was on NPR recently, he wrote a book on the history behind states' borders, fun stuff!

There were valuable commercial water trade routes, apparently.
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Old 06-18-2008, 03:22 PM   #12
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That's funny, I had no idea this happened. My history classes all concentrated on the war of 1812. I wonder what things would look like now if there was a Republic of Michigan sitting there.
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Old 06-18-2008, 03:39 PM   #13
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That's funny, I had no idea this happened. My history classes all concentrated on the war of 1812. I wonder what things would look like now if there was a Republic of Michigan sitting there.
Spoiler Alert: The article is a fake, the guy made it all up, even down to the footnotes...I posted it because it just goes to show how fallible Wikipedia is.
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So the education system didn't completely fail me? That's nice to know!
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