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Old 08-12-2010, 06:36 PM
 
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Isn't Camden the second or third most famous city in New Jersey??? Behind Newark obviously, and maybe Atlantic City.....
Famous for one thing... (and I don't mean Campbell's soup lol)
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Old 08-12-2010, 06:46 PM
 
Location: On the Rails in Northern NJ
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Isn't Camden the second or third most famous city in New Jersey??? Behind Newark obviously, and maybe Atlantic City.....
No , its like this....

Jersey City
Elizabeth
New Brunswick
Rahway
Newark
Paterson

Each city in NJ has more good gems then bad eggs but the Media over blows those bad eggs.
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Old 08-12-2010, 06:49 PM
 
Location: New Jersey
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but the Media over blows those bad eggs.
NY media.
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Old 08-12-2010, 07:11 PM
 
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Those are pretty good picture of NJ. I never really got the bad rep that NJ has had. Call me crazy but I think NJ people are okay in my book;I've never had a problem with them (I don't live there so I don't know).
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Old 08-12-2010, 07:29 PM
 
Location: Atlanta
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given the number of Hispanics in Florida. Even NY had a very large Hispanic population going back to the 50s and 60s. Back then, it was mostly Puerto Ricans, although as you know, they are US citizens, and can travel back and forth easily. Most of our ads and signs, including the voting machines, were in English and Spanish.

I wonder why the Hispanic population hasn't migrated to Georgia given it borders Florida?
The Hispanic population has exploded in Georgia over the past 20 years but due to how many are illegal (especially outside the Atlanta area) the population stats haven't really reflected this. My hometown in South Georgia I would guess is easily 25 percent Hispanic but statistically is way way less than that.

If you shop at the local Wal-Mart there (don't laugh New Jersey, Yeah I said Wal-Mart) on a Sunday you will see more Mexicans than Blacks or Whites.

There is also a large number or Cubans.
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Old 08-12-2010, 07:41 PM
 
Location: New Jersey
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Well grits is just ground up corn...I tell you what my mama used to make the best grits...
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Old 08-12-2010, 07:44 PM
 
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No , its like this....

Jersey City
Elizabeth
New Brunswick
Rahway
Newark
Paterson

Each city in NJ has more good gems then bad eggs but the Media over blows those bad eggs.
Definitely not in that order though lol
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Old 08-12-2010, 07:47 PM
 
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Can't we all just get along?

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Old 08-12-2010, 08:33 PM
 
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Those are pretty good picture of NJ. I never really got the bad rep that NJ has had. Call me crazy but I think NJ people are okay in my book;I've never had a problem with them (I don't live there so I don't know).
You're not crazy lol, we're cool w/ you as well
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Old 08-12-2010, 08:39 PM
 
Location: Jersey City
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Can't we all just get along?
Those crazy New Yorkers...
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