But it's moving onward and upward...or at least westerly in the case of #Calexit.
The Brexit-inspired hashtag for a movement calling for California's secession from the US is trending on Twitter Wednesday, the day after Donald Trump was elected in big national election victory for Republicans.
Humor aside, the sentiment in left-leaning California can't be ignored. The state is the world's sixth-largest economy with a gross domestic product of about $2.5 trillion.
Another hashtag, #WestCoastSecession, includes other Western blue states like Oregon, Washington and Nevada.