Reader: Denver sucks, lacks culture and is boring -- and I'm glad I moved to Portland!

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Our post about the 50 reasons we're glad we live in Denver and not the United States was warmly received by almost everyone -- but there were some exceptions.

Like, for instance, a onetime resident who's glad he headed west, as he stresses in the following screed.

Rudy writes:

i was born and raised in denver. just moved to portland 3 years ago. most the things you said can be said about portland first. denver sucks and is boring and lacks a lot of culture. and is constantly being strangled by yuppie controlling cheap skate republicans. and CU is nothing to be proud of by the way, a rich kid party school for date rapist frat boys.

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