How the Gold Rush brought about statehood for California which, in turn, affected the remaining United States.
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Oh, I did not see a post lampooning immigrants - one in poor taste at that - as being relevant to the story and am also not sure why you even found it funny. You will not find anyone here who agrees with you either. That's what you're talking about, right? This country was built by immigrants who worked hard to make it what it is.
When I Post a YouTube Segment Relevant to the Story I Am Shot Down
Good morning, Chauncy - did I miss something? Why will that be your last post here?
The Immigrants By the National Lampoon