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Ah, welcome. How are things looking, up there in Michigan? The whole declining population issue must make for an interesting situation, if you're looking to get a house, at some point soon.
How is the atheism situation looking up there, anyway? Being in a college town must help, and I know the Midwest isn't completely dead, from that perspective. Heck, you've got the FfRF headquartered one state over.