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View Poll Results: Which do you consider to be 3rd Coast?
Texas to Florida's West Coast 144 64.00%
Chicago & the Great Lakes Region 81 36.00%
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Old 06-16-2010, 06:06 PM
 
Location: ☀ ѕυnѕнιne ѕтaтe ☀
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The Great Lakes aren't so GREAT after all.
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Old 06-16-2010, 06:40 PM
 
Location: MINNESOTA
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Yeah, just rename them the Mediocre Lakes.
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Old 06-16-2010, 06:49 PM
 
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Yeah, just rename them the Mediocre Lakes.
No they are Still Great Lakes. Point was they are not great enough or important enough to be labeled as seas.
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Old 06-16-2010, 06:56 PM
 
Location: Silicon Valley
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People from the midwest are little fighters but in the end, it was all for naught. No one outside the midwest would ever mention "3rd coast", the title itself is self deprecating, and a lame .
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Old 06-16-2010, 07:20 PM
 
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People from the midwest are little fighters but in the end, it was all for naught. No one outside the midwest would ever mention "3rd coast", the title itself is self deprecating, and a lame .
Except Google Earth - their new addition is the "Third Coast" of The Great Lakes. I guess they don't think it's too self deprecating and lame.
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Old 06-16-2010, 07:47 PM
 
Location: MINNESOTA
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People from the midwest are little fighters but in the end, it was all for naught. No one outside the midwest would ever mention "3rd coast", the title itself is self deprecating, and a lame .

Even though this is my probably 15th time mentioning this, nobody in the Midwest really refers to them as 'The Third Coast'.

I have never head anyone be like "Yeah, let's go to the Third Coast" or "My cousin lives out on the Third Coast"...

Hmm, the aquarium where i live is called "THe Great Lakes Aquarium"

This isn't a North Vs. South thread. It's not even a Gulf Coast Vs Great Lakes thread. It's just a general question on what is the US's 3rd coast.

All you Naysayers keep thinking that we're walkin' around up here sayin' "Man, this 3rd coast is so cool, we live on a 'coast', and it's JUST like the East Coast, West Coast and Gulf Coast.
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Old 06-16-2010, 08:02 PM
 
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That's true - the starter of this thread made the suggestion, then ripped on the Great Lakes for thinking they're a Third Coast. He evidently wanted to antagonize. Still, though, Google Earth calls it the Third Coast.
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Old 06-16-2010, 08:34 PM
 
Location: Underneath the Pecan Tree
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Except Google Earth - their new addition is the "Third Coast" of The Great Lakes. I guess they don't think it's too self deprecating and lame.

third coast - Google Maps

It seems to really be more popular in Texas than the rest of the gulf coast. You hear lots of local rappers from Houston say it.
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Old 06-16-2010, 08:36 PM
 
Location: Jersey Boy living in Florida
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Ahhh thats where the whole "third coast born and I'm Texas raised" phrase comes from. I never knew what Texas rappers meant by that.
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Old 06-16-2010, 08:38 PM
 
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Ahhh thats where the whole "third coast born and I'm Texas raised" phrase comes from. I never knew what Texas rappers meant by that.
YES I have been saying that. Paul Wall Mike Jones all Houston area rappers used it !
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