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View Poll Results: What city and/or metropolitan region is the 'Face of North America'?
New York (Greater New York) 77 50.66%
Mexico City (the Mexico City metropolitan area) 3 1.97%
Los Angeles (Greater Los Angeles) 9 5.92%
Chicago (Greater Chicago) 21 13.82%
Washington D.C. or Baltimore (the DMV MSA AND/OR Greater Washington DC-Baltimore)) 4 2.63%
San Francisco, San Jose, or Oakland (the San Francisco Bay Area) 1 0.66%
Toronto (Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area AND/OR Greater Golden Horseshoe) 8 5.26%
Boston (Greater Boston) 1 0.66%
Dallas or Fort Worth (the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex) 2 1.32%
Houston (Greater Houston) 3 1.97%
Miami or Fort Lauderdale (the South Florida Metropolis) 0 0%
Atlanta (Greater Atlanta 1 0.66%
Philadelphia (Greater Philadelphia) 2 1.32%
Montreal (Montreal metropolitan region) 2 1.32%
Detroit or Windsor (Metro Detroit-Windsor Region) 2 1.32%
Seattle (the Pudget Sound Region) 1 0.66%
San Diego or Tijuana (the San Diego/Tijuana binational conurbation) 1 0.66%
Guadalajara (Greater Guadalajara) 0 0%
Monterrey (Greater Monterrey) 1 0.66%
Phoenix (the Valley of the Sun Region) 1 0.66%
Vancouver (Greater Vancouver) 0 0%
Minneapolis or Saint Paul (the Twin Cities metropolitan area) 1 0.66%
Denver (Greater Denver) 1 0.66%
Portland (Greater Portland) 0 0%
Tampa (the Tampa Bay Area) 0 0%
Orlando (Greater Orlando) 0 0%
Cleveland (Greater Cleveland) 1 0.66%
Saint Louis (Metro Saint Louis) 1 0.66%
Puebla (the Puebla metropolitan area) 0 0%
New Orleans (the New Orleans metropolitan area) 0 0%
Las Vegas (Greater Las Vegas) 0 0%
Calgary (the Calgary metropolitan area) 0 0%
Ottawa (the Canadian National Capital Region) 0 0%
Cincinnati (the Cincinnati metropolitan area) 0 0%
Pittsburgh (the Pittsburgh metropolitan area) 0 0%
Charlotte (the Metrolina Region) 1 0.66%
San Antonio (Greater San Antonio) 0 0%
Salt Lake City (Greater Salt Lake) 1 0.66%
Austin (Greater Austin) 0 0%
Sacramento (Greater Sacramento) 1 0.66%
Columbus (Greater Columbus) 0 0%
Indianapolis (Greater Indianapolis) 0 0%
Louisville (the Louisville metropolitan area) 3 1.97%
Kansas City (Greater Kansas City) 2 1.32%
Other 0 0%
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Old 06-06-2017, 11:25 PM
 
Location: East Coast of the United States
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It would be really interesting to see a thread like this for Europe or Asia though.
London = Europe

Tokyo = Asia

... although Paris and Hong Kong are close.
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Old 06-07-2017, 12:10 AM
 
Location: Zurich, Switzerland/ Piedmont, CA
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London = Europe

Tokyo = Asia

... although Paris and Hong Kong are close.
I think by now, Beijing is way more important than Hong Kong to be honest.

But Asia is so vast and varied that no city could possibly be 'the face' of the entire continent.
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Old 06-07-2017, 08:08 AM
 
Location: South Beach and DT Raleigh
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I'll be curious to watch this poll for homers voting for where they live despite the objective criteria.
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Old 06-07-2017, 08:09 AM
 
Location: Dallas, TX and wherever planes fly
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New York surely.. followed by Toronto, it's like a slightly cleaner New York, also super diverse.
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Old 06-07-2017, 08:29 AM
 
Location: Scottsdale AZ
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Do we really need another thread about this?
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Old 06-07-2017, 08:49 AM
 
Location: Miami-Jax
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Nyc
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Old 06-07-2017, 09:48 AM
 
Location: Philadelphia, PA
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Considering New York is basically the capital of the world and most important city on Earth, it easily wins hands down as the face of North America.
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Old 06-07-2017, 09:49 AM
 
Location: Philadelphia, PA
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I think by now, Beijing is way more important than Hong Kong to be honest.
Shanghai probably is too.
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Old 06-07-2017, 10:05 AM
 
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This is what happens whenever you put NYC as a poll option on CD.
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Old 06-07-2017, 11:32 AM
 
Location: Scottsdale AZ
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I'm going with whichever has a better skyline and/or access to petting zoos
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