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View Poll Results: City That Should Be Crowned D-Town
Dallas 37 34.91%
Detroit 69 65.09%
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:24 PM
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Location: Fort Worth
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..... don't get your panties in a wad over NOTHING, people.

That's all I have to say about this thread.

I mean wow.
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:40 PM
 
Location: Four Cornered Room
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What the .... ? I log onto dictionary.com to look up the word digression. I ended up in this thread!
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:50 PM
 
Location: M I N N E S O T A
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Lol... If its a nickname discussion, stop asking me why Dallas is better; because I will answer
Alright, no more Detroit bashing and we can all get back on subject
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:53 PM
 
Location: Dallas
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I guess they do call Dallas d-town. I still don't.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tgADlpncuYA
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Old 08-18-2012, 11:57 PM
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Location: Fort Worth
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I guess they do call Dallas d-town. I still don't.
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lol. Where've YOU been, man?

I hear it all the time.
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Old 08-19-2012, 12:01 AM
 
Location: Dallas
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I don't really listen to k104 or 97.9 so, I guess I'm missing it. I just hear "Dallas"
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Old 08-19-2012, 12:06 AM
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Location: Fort Worth
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I don't really listen to k104 or 97.9 so, I guess I'm missing it. I just hear "Dallas"
I barely ever listen to either station anymore (mainly because I'm always listening to ESPNDallas), but I've been around so many people who've called it "D-town" and even "Tripple D" (Dirty Dirty Dallas) more than "Big D", and it's not JUST people from the Metroplex, either.

Maybe you're just not very, let's say.... urban. Because I can assure you, it's a very common nickname for Dallas.
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Old 08-19-2012, 12:11 AM
 
Location: Dallas
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Right. but, I don't hear sports announcers or the local news use it either, and yes I'm white. I'm sure I've heard it at some point but not often. I just say Dallas. I've heard H-town for Houston
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Old 08-19-2012, 12:18 AM
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Location: Fort Worth
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Right. but, I don't hear sports announcers or the local news use it either, and yes I'm white. I'm sure I've heard it at some point but not often. I just say Dallas. I've heard H-town for Houston
Pretty sure you haven't heard "Funkytown", "The Funk", or "Panther City", but those are common nicknames in Fort Worth.

And in Houston there's, "Space City", "Screwston", and "Hustle Town, U.S.A."

A lot more out there....
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Old 08-19-2012, 01:06 AM
 
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If I hear 'D-town' I automatically think Dallas. If I hear 'the D' I think Detroit. I wonder what nickname Denver uses
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