I’d be sad to see Cali go. It has all the redwood forests and I like redwood forests. Some of my first childhood memories are of bigwheeling through the ice plants near the Naval Post Graduate School in Monterey. I have some serious love for the place.
But consider that many undocumented people live in California and they know that an independent California might provide them refuge. Consider also that California could probably survive on its own for a good while –