Even though big grab government of Spain wants to keep Catalan...and...continue to siphon off its wealth...the Catalonians have chosen to separate...and...leave the hungry socialists in Madrid starving. In some ways...what the Catalonians are doing will be what Americans will be doing as soon as they sense the way is clear to escape the grip of the 20th century NANNY STATE...a place where would-be masters can force people to worship whatever idol they choose to forge.