Comment of the Day

Reader: Boulder Can't Be America's Happiest City, Because Progressives Hate Themselves

Our post about a list of America's happiest mid-size cities noted that Boulder didn't make the cut even though it had landed atop previous rosters for happiest cities of any size. Our commenters responded with a variety of views about the town, including this particularly harsh one.

See also: Movoto's Ten Happiest Mid-Sized U.S. Cities -- and the Colorado City That's Not Boulder on It

fishingblues writes:

Everyone knows progressives can't stand themselves. They love to whine and moan and wring their hands and tell others what to do, but while their little hearts bleed they are filled with self-loathing.

Jazus! Loony, loopy liberals -- go figure.

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