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Old 06-07-2012, 07:29 PM
 
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It seems cities like las vegas and phoenix have practically NO pride. most people in those cities couldnt name any famous historic events of the city and didnt even know what their own city flag looked like
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Old 06-07-2012, 07:59 PM
 
Location: La Cañada
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I suppose Las Vegas would have very little. It's a fabricated town, really, and the majority of people there any given day will be gone by the end of the week, if not sooner. Actual Las Vegas and places like Henderson? Eh...
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Old 06-08-2012, 08:16 AM
 
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I feel like Chicago has far more than I would have expected from a city with so many issues and stereotypes.

Most people here openly talk about and admit to all the shortcomings and issues, but then at the same time they're extremely proud and stand up for Chicago.
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Old 06-08-2012, 09:39 AM
 
Location: The Springs
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I believe Denver has a lot of civic pride. IMO it has become a true "major" city in the last 20+ years.
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Old 06-08-2012, 10:29 AM
 
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Most pride? Off the top of my head, probably San Francisco and Chicago for the most pride (Chicago annoyingly so).

Least pride? Maybe Phoenix or Las Vegas, or any fast-growing city with transplants.
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Old 06-09-2012, 07:10 PM
 
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Least: San Jose

Most: New York (from non-natives though)
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Old 06-10-2012, 07:17 PM
 
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New Orleans has to have the proudest citizens of any city in the country.
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Old 06-10-2012, 08:05 PM
 
Location: Somewhere below Mason/Dixon
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Most: agree with other posters about Chicago
least: Detroit, no one there cares, litter and abandoned buildings everywhere.
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Old 06-10-2012, 09:43 PM
 
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If a city has a ton of transplants it probably has no civic pride.
If a city is real old school and has alot of natives there and few transplants, civic pride out the wazoo.
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Old 06-10-2012, 10:24 PM
 
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Define "civic pride" please...
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