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View Poll Results: Which city do you prefer?
Philadelphia 24 58.54%
Boston 17 41.46%
Voters: 41. You may not vote on this poll

Old 12-24-2008, 04:56 AM
Location: Earth at the moment
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I think I'm addicted to CD thread creating, I can't stop!
Anyways... Which city do u prefer, Philadelphia or Boston? Their both very nice and pretty cities with nice old buildings.
To tell you the truth, I don't know hardly anything about theese cities, I've only seen Philadelphia on TV or seen pictures of the city on the computer, and I've only been in Boston airport... LoL.
Here's their skyline's:



Old 12-24-2008, 05:01 AM
Location: Portland, Maine
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They both have their advantages and disadvantages. Philadelphia would be less expensive. But I prefer Boston's transit. I like them both but lean a bit toward Boston (used to be a resident of that great town).
Old 12-24-2008, 06:05 AM
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Philadelphia for me!
Old 12-24-2008, 06:11 AM
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I like both, it is too hard to vote. I lived in Philly, and only visited Boston.
Old 12-24-2008, 07:18 AM
Location: Galewood
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Philly- I prefer the grit and grime
Old 12-24-2008, 07:52 AM
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I don't like competing with Philly....we should be bro's not competitors
Old 12-24-2008, 08:00 AM
Location: NJ
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Since Boston's in my Top 5, I have to go with Boston. I love its big city feel, yet has this great "compactness". If I moved from NJ, this is where I'd go.
Old 12-24-2008, 11:58 PM
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I'm from the Philly area, and went to school in Boston for a bit, and while I'm a HUGE Sox fan, Boston just doesn't compare. I enjoy being there, but Philly is just something else.
Old 12-25-2008, 12:01 AM
Location: moving again
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such a hard decision but i give the edge to Philly
Old 12-25-2008, 01:01 AM
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Well, Philadelphia is closer to NYC - I'm living in the sweet spot just between them, around the Princeton area, from which I can easily commute to clients in both. I've also been spending a lot of time in New Hampshire lately (i.e. the Free State Project), but Boston just doesn't interest me. On paper it should, but in reality it doesn't...
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