Oh Please... Look at a map of the United States my friend. Texas is about in the middle, left to right, and at the bottom, top to bottom. Now look north, or up, and see what large cities are on that north south line. That is as much of a clue as I am going to give you.
Insanity: Doing the same thing over and over and each time expecting a different result.
Democracy is 2 wolves and a lamb voting on the menu. Liberty is an armed lamb protesting the electoral outcome. A Republic negates the need for an armed protest.