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Old 03-02-2012, 01:57 AM
 
Location: Mableton, GA USA (NW Atlanta suburb, 4 miles OTP)
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Originally Posted by dculross View Post
Atlanta is 90% Black, lol at "white mecca" i'm sure that was meant to be sarcasm. If Mary Norwood getting the mayoral election stolen from her wasn't enough to convince you that Blacks will never give up control of Atlanta, then nothing will.
In 2010, the city of Atlanta was 54.0% black, 36.3% non-Hispanic white, 3.1% Asian and 5.2% Hispanic.

You're only off by 36%.

 
Old 03-02-2012, 03:23 AM
 
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In 2010, the city of Atlanta was 54.0% black, 36.3% non-Hispanic white, 3.1% Asian and 5.2% Hispanic.

You're only off by 36%.
You're right, I was being a little too conservative. Atlanta is more like 95% Black. I'm sure the Census made-up those statistics to make Atlanta look diverse, even though it's not.
 
Old 03-02-2012, 07:39 AM
 
Location: New York City Area
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Here we go again.... (lugubrious eyerolls)
 
Old 03-03-2012, 11:10 AM
 
Location: Atlanta
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Acording to Wikipedia, metro Atlanta has 1.7 million blacks, and 3.x million whites, etc.
 
Old 03-04-2012, 06:47 PM
 
Location: International Spacestation
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This city is a mecca for nobody until the incompetence and corruption is addressed...
The Divided government is definitely a major issue.
 
Old 03-04-2012, 06:49 PM
 
Location: International Spacestation
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Atlanta is 90% Black, lol at "white mecca" i'm sure that was meant to be sarcasm. If Mary Norwood getting the mayoral election stolen from her wasn't enough to convince you that Blacks will never give up control of Atlanta, then nothing will.
Mary Norwood seemed like a nice lady? Do you think she had the ability to unite the Atlanta metro?
 
Old 03-04-2012, 06:51 PM
 
Location: International Spacestation
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You're right, I was being a little too conservative. Atlanta is more like 95% Black. I'm sure the Census made-up those statistics to make Atlanta look diverse, even though it's not.
Well no...its not diverse, but they do have celebrities.
 
Old 03-04-2012, 09:09 PM
 
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Originally Posted by FlyiMetro View Post
yea a lil diversity is a good thing.
Why the hell did you bump a thread from 2008?
 
Old 03-05-2012, 02:58 AM
 
Location: International Spacestation
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Why the hell did you bump a thread from 2008?
Because its 2012 and it hasnt snowed yet. Why did you quote me?
 
Old 03-05-2012, 08:28 AM
 
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Why the hell did you bump a thread from 2008?
Did you really have to ask?
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