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T-shirt opinions: Rick Perry: Least likely to secede?

A sartorial dig at presidential hopeful Rick Perry — and more in our collection of topical message tees

Back in 2009, Texas Gov. Rick Perry floated the idea that Texas might secede from the United States because "we're a pretty independent lot...." Now a top candidate for the GOP 2012 nomination, Perry seems intent on leading our once-repellent-to-him nation — as this tongue-in-cheek T-shirt ($14.95) punnily notes: "If at first you cannot secede, Run for President!"