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Old 01-21-2017, 07:44 PM
 
Location: Johns Creek area
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The suburbs do serve a purpose though. Not everyone wants to live in the city.
Serve a huge purpose given that over 5 million of us live in the burbs and 500,000 in the city... 'Nuff said.
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Old 01-21-2017, 08:39 PM
 
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I think this whole thread can probably summed up as "suburbia sucks because I don't like it, and I can't understand why anybody else does".
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Old 01-21-2017, 09:54 PM
 
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I think this whole thread can probably summed up as "suburbia sucks because I don't like it, and I can't understand why anybody else does".
Pretty much. The OP appears to have left the forum, as he hasn't posted in over a month.
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Old 01-21-2017, 10:02 PM
 
Location: Atlanta and St Simons Island, GA
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Pretty much. The OP appears to have left the forum, as he hasn't posted in over a month.
But to his credit, he generated 109 pages of commentary. Tantamount to a novel
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Old 01-22-2017, 12:01 AM
 
Location: Orange Blossom Trail
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But to his credit, he generated 109 pages of commentary. Tantamount to a novel
LD are you watching the game tomorrow?
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Old 01-23-2017, 11:37 AM
 
Location: Kirkwood
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“Americans have increasingly become alienated by the social isolation of suburban, car-dependent life. That's fueled both the urban gentrification that brings the cafes, and the cafes themselves.”
What Made Coffeehouse Culture Go Boom? - CityLab
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Old 01-23-2017, 12:17 PM
 
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Odd, in that many coffee house patrons don't even speak to one another. It's common to seem them wearing earbuds and remaining totally focused on their laptops or smartphones and nursing one forlorn cup of coffee for hours.
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Old 01-23-2017, 12:23 PM
 
Location: Kirkwood
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Odd, in that many coffee house patrons don't even speak to one another. It's common to seem them wearing earbuds and remaining totally focused on their laptops or smartphones and nursing one forlorn cup of coffee for hours.
Obviously they are writing a novel... or commenting on CD.
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