Reader: Colorado Natives Need to Get Over Themselves

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A reader recently argued that thanks to some recent changes for the worse, even Colorado natives don't like their home state anymore.

To say that sentiment received some push-back is a large understatement.

Plenty of readers say they adore Colorado as much as ever, whether they were born here or not.

Here's a passionate example.

Erin Jones writes:

What a bunch of cry babies. You think that since you were born here you own the state?? You don't think some of us wish we got to grow up here?? Get over yourselves. If the natives don't appreciate Colorado anymore, I'll do that for you guys.

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