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pull up stakes

  • v  remove oneself from an association with or participation in
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  • New York (and Lewis Black) Tear Down Texas on the Daily Show
    Now, I'm not one to get in the middle of fights (apparently I just start them ) but this love letter from The Daily Show's Lewis Black to Texas is just too damn good to pass up. The backstory: Apparently, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is blasting ads all over the country, telling businesses to pull up stakes in whatever supposedly-crappy state they're currently in and come down to Texas, "while they ...
    July 18, 2013 - Tucson Weekly

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