U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Happy Independence Day!
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > New York > Albany area
 [Register]
Albany area Albany - Schenectady - Troy - Saratoga Springs metro area
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
 
 
Old 01-25-2012, 10:25 AM
 
Location: Schenectady, NY...for now
40 posts, read 35,210 times
Reputation: 24

Advertisements

Dear God the folks in schenectady are rude. Hold the door for someone, they walk right by. Say hello to someone, you get looked at like you just slapped their mother. Have manners just $hit the bed in this place? I have been here for 5 years and it has just gotten worse. What the deal?
Quick reply to this message

 
Old 01-25-2012, 05:52 PM
 
266 posts, read 633,214 times
Reputation: 227
Better hurry and move. It sounds like it's wearing off on you.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-26-2012, 06:12 AM
 
Location: Atlanta & NYC
6,628 posts, read 6,845,527 times
Reputation: 6395
Yeah I notice the same stuff you mention when I am in Schenectady. The doctors are very rude there for some reason and seem to think they are of God-like status. What part of Schenectady do you live, if you don't mind me asking.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-26-2012, 08:38 AM
 
Location: Schenectady, NY...for now
40 posts, read 35,210 times
Reputation: 24
Default Mont pleasant

Nope. Nothing wearing off here. I still hold doors for everyone and say hello as often as I can.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-29-2012, 04:35 PM
 
4,350 posts, read 8,666,574 times
Reputation: 5293
Move to Saratoga/Wilton area. People are very nice. Do NOT go to Naples, FL...Schenectady will seem like the center of politeness...people there let doors close practically in your face, do not signal when cutting through three lanes of traffic, NEVER say "thank you," text while driving and all are on the phone...no not the snowbirds, the young people!
Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


 
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Over $94,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > New York > Albany area

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2015, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top