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Old 04-17-2010, 05:04 PM
 
Location: Portlandia "burbs"
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**YAWN** Perish the thought, as the reputation is so sparkly now. Especially in *cough* Ory-gun.

I find "Ory-gun" just as (expletives) as California. In certain ways, maybe even worse.
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Old 04-17-2010, 05:19 PM
 
Location: On the "Left Coast", somewhere in "the Land of Fruits & Nuts"
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Some folks are just never happy, no matter where they are...
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Old 04-17-2010, 05:48 PM
 
Location: GLAMA
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I find "Ory-gun" just as (expletives) as California. In certain ways, maybe even worse.
25 years ago, some friends of mine moved up to Yamhill County from OC. Their neighbor wouldn't let her kids play with their kids because they were from California.

Ahhhh, Ory-gun!
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Old 04-17-2010, 06:14 PM
 
Location: Portlandia "burbs"
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25 years ago, some friends of mine moved up to Yamhill County from OC. Their neighbor wouldn't let her kids play with their kids because they were from California.

Ahhhh, Ory-gun!

Their neighbors probably aren't natives, either. Wouldn't suprise me. Some transplants (California or otherwise) seem to think that others won't follow with the same idea.

Still, in spite of its flaws, I still want to return to California, although right now I have mixed feelings. Too long of a story, though.
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Old 04-17-2010, 07:25 PM
 
Location: state of enlightenment
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What do you mean that nobody is chosen by God? Behold the immaculate candidature! Meg is the handmaiden of the Lord. The photo proves that.
I thought that was Sarah Palin.
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Old 04-17-2010, 09:43 PM
 
Location: Las Flores, Orange County, CA
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I thought that was Sarah Palin.
I can't imagine Larry Flynt coming up with "Nailin Whitman".
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Old 04-17-2010, 10:08 PM
 
Location: The High Seas
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Meg's attack campaign rolls on....While still working on 59 reasons not to vote for Steve Poizner, Meg doesn't want to leave out even the real dark horses in the race. So, here we go!


Mohammad Arif

Would you buy a used falafel from this man?


Laura Wells

She'll revoke your library card......FOR LIFE!


Dale Ogden

When you turn your back, this man will drink your beer!


Richard Aguirre

...and you thought Timothy Treadwell was weird?
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Old 04-18-2010, 09:43 AM
 
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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25 years ago, some friends of mine moved up to Yamhill County from OC. Their neighbor wouldn't let her kids play with their kids because they were from California.

Ahhhh, Ory-gun!
That is about like us when we moved from Ca to No Va several years ago. One mother didn't want her daughter dating our son because we were from So Ca. She was sure he drove a VW bus and sold pot on the school grounds during football games or something. I had forgotten all about that until right now.

Nita
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Old 04-18-2010, 11:08 AM
 
Location: GLAMA
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It's crazy, the close-mindedness. People who wouldn't think of acting like that towards someone of a different race (I assume) have no problem doing it to someone because of what state they're from.

Way to stick together, America.
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