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Reader: Colorado Springs is so ass-backwards it's like going back in time

Our post about the reaction to Michael Bloomberg suggesting that Colorado Springs and Pueblo are so rural that they may not even have roads prompted a slew of comments from folks calling the ex-New York City mayor out of touch or weighing in on gun control, the topic that prompted the remark in the first place. But one reader expressed understanding for Bloomberg's misinformation, sorta/kinda.

See also: Ex-NYC mayor Michael Bloomberg implies Pueblo and Colorado Springs don't have roads

Chris Lewis writes:

In his defense, the Springs is so ass-backwards with their stupid religion, it is like going back in time.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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