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Old 02-01-2011, 07:32 PM
 
Location: Minneapolis (St. Louis Park)
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1. WI- what can I say, they have the big lake!
2. MN- they do have Lake Superior, but it's too blasted cold to swim in.
3. IA- don't know a lot about it, have only driven through but it just doesn't hold any appeal for me personally, maybe because it doesn't have any mountains or the great lakes.
We have the big lake -- Superior -- too.....I don't get it.
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Old 02-01-2011, 10:02 PM
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Location: A Yankee in northeast TN
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I grew up on the shore of Lake Michigan and we always referred to it as the "big lake" in casual conversation, I guess in comparison to the many other small lakes in the area. So I meant I prefer WI because they have a lot of Lake MI shoreline/beaches.
Sorry, worded that badly, didn't mean to cause confusion.
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