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Old 05-05-2015, 05:14 PM
 
Location: Albuquerque, NM
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Originally Posted by Joe Mantegna View Post
New Mexico: Area 51
Lol but that's in Nevada!
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Old 05-05-2015, 09:12 PM
 
Location: northern Vermont - previously NM, WA, & MA
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Lol but that's in Nevada!
Must be the alien correlation. Did you also notice many had posted "cactus" as the first thing they think of in New Mexico? I wondering if they are visualizing saguaros. Those are in AZ!
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Old 05-06-2015, 12:34 AM
 
Location: Purgatory
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First thing you think of for each state

Alabama: "Do Whatcha Like" lyrics
Alaska: "NO F'N WAY!!"
Arizona: Red Rocks
Arkansas: Clinton
California: LA
Colorado: Weed
Connecticut: Foxwoods
Delaware: Insurance
Florida: George Zimmerman
Georgia: Conservatives
Hawaii: High COL
Idaho: Potatoes
Illinois: Chicago
Indiana: John Cougar Melloncamp
Iowa: Caucus
Kansas: Dorothy Gail
Kentucky: Derby
Louisiana: Mardi Grah (sp?)
Maine: Stephen King
Maryland: The Wire
Massachusetts: Health Insurance
Michigan: Rust Belt
Minnesota: Lakes
Missouri: Accents
Montana: Cold
Nebraska: Why?
Nevada: Vegas, baby!
New Hampshire: "Live Free or Die"
New Jersey: ACY
New Mexico: Sunshine
New York: Money
North Carolina: Cherokees
North Dakota: tribes
Ohio: Cleveland
Oklahoma: "Where the winds do something something down the planes!"
Oregon: North
Pennsylvania: Dutch
Rhode Island: Mafia
South Carolina: Spartenburg
South Dakota: tribes
Tennessee: country music
Texas: pedophilia
Utah: Salt Lake
Vermont: Maple Syrup
Virginia: Muskets
Washington: Seattle
West Virginia: Rednecks
Wisconsin: Not Wyoming
Wyoming:Not Wisconsin
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Old 05-06-2015, 03:13 AM
 
Location: Albuquerque, NM
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Must be the alien correlation. Did you also notice many had posted "cactus" as the first thing they think of in New Mexico? I wondering if they are visualizing saguaros. Those are in AZ!
Sounds about right. Roswell and all. And while a few saguaros grow in the bootheal, there's no way they could have known that lol. Interestingly, no one's mentioned the A-bomb, or just put the word "True".
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Old 05-06-2015, 09:48 AM
 
Location: StlNoco Mo
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First thing you think of for each state

Alabama: "Do Whatcha Like" lyrics
Alaska: "NO F'N WAY!!"
Arizona: Red Rocks
Arkansas: Clinton
California: LA
Colorado: Weed
Connecticut: Foxwoods
Delaware: Insurance
Florida: George Zimmerman
Georgia: Conservatives
Hawaii: High COL
Idaho: Potatoes
Illinois: Chicago
Indiana: John Cougar Melloncamp
Iowa: Caucus
Kansas: Dorothy Gail
Kentucky: Derby
Louisiana: Mardi Grah (sp?)
Maine: Stephen King
Maryland: The Wire
Massachusetts: Health Insurance
Michigan: Rust Belt
Minnesota: Lakes
Missouri: Accents
Montana: Cold
Nebraska: Why?
Nevada: Vegas, baby!
New Hampshire: "Live Free or Die"
New Jersey: ACY
New Mexico: Sunshine
New York: Money
North Carolina: Cherokees
North Dakota: tribes
Ohio: Cleveland
Oklahoma: "Where the winds do something something down the planes!"
Oregon: North
Pennsylvania: Dutch
Rhode Island: Mafia
South Carolina: Spartenburg
South Dakota: tribes
Tennessee: country music
Texas: pedophilia
Utah: Salt Lake
Vermont: Maple Syrup
Virginia: Muskets
Washington: Seattle
West Virginia: Rednecks
Wisconsin: Not Wyoming
Wyoming:Not Wisconsin
Missouri: Accents

What kind of accents ?
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Old 05-06-2015, 09:59 AM
 
Location: Calera, AL
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"warsh"?
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Old 05-06-2015, 10:05 AM
 
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Alabama-Football
Alaska- Snow
Arizona-Immigration problems
Arkansas-Bill Clinton
California- Ocean
Colorado-Mountains
Connecticut- Rich people
Delaware- Waynes World (hey were in Delaware)
Florida- Disney World
Georgia- Georgia on my mind
Hawaii-Surfing
Idaho- Napolean Dynamite
Illinois-Chicago
Indiana- Basketball
Iowa- Corn
Kansas- Westboro Baptists
Kentucky-Moonshine
Louisiana- Food
Maine- Lobster
Maryland- Crabs
Mass- Liberals
Michigan- Cars
Minnesota- Scandinavians
Mississippi-Racism
Missouri-Violence (think of it , Bleeding Kansas, Jesse James, Ferguson, Killing Mormons)
Montana- Wilderness
Nebraska- Home
Nevada-Gambling
New Hampshire- Primary
New Jersey- Mafia
New Mexico- Indians
New York- NYC
North Carolina-Basketball
North Dakota- Fargo (the movie)
Ohio- Rust Belt
Oklahoma- Oil
Oregon- Hipsters
Pennsylvania- Ben Franklin
Rhode Island- Family Guy
South Carolina- Civil War
South Dakota- Indians
Tennessee- Music
Texas- Huge
Utah- Mormons
Vermont- Hippies
Virginia- History
Washington- Rain
West Virginia- Coal
Wisconsin- Cheese/Socialism
Wyoming- Cowboys
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Old 05-06-2015, 10:25 AM
 
Location: Lake George, CO
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Alabama: Hardees
Alaska: Aurora Borealis
Arizona: Grand Canyon
Arkansas: Brookhill Ranch Camp (where I went to summer camp as a child)
California: Beaches and Mountains
Colorado: Where I want to call home <3
Connecticut: Dense little Coastal towns
Delaware: Tiny
Florida: White sand in Pensacola
Georgia: Horrible airport
Hawaii: Vacation spot
Idaho: Potatoes
Illinois: The Windy City!
Indiana: Indy500
Iowa: Cornfields
Kansas: Tornadoes
Kentucky: Thoroughbreds
Louisiana: Crime
Maine: Lobsters
Maryland: Crab cakes and football!!!! (I hope someone got that)
Massachusetts: Tons of history there
Michigan: Lake
Minnesota: Mall of America
Mississippi: River
Missouri: Ozarks
Montana: The feeling of freedom being out in the beautiful open
Nebraska: Omaha! Omaha!!
Nevada: Hiking the Red Rocks
New Hampshire: Leaf colors in the fall
New Jersey: Jersey Shore (sorry NJ people)
New Mexico: Good hiking
New York: City but then beautiful upstate
North Carolina: Small Mountains and Beaches
North Dakota: Lots of jobs there
Ohio: Lots of electoral votes..game changer right there
Oklahoma: More tornadoes
Oregon: Enjoying the outdoors
Pennsylvania: Philly and good food
Rhode Island: Providence airport
South Carolina: southern accents!
South Dakota: Mount Rushmore
Tennessee: Backwoods
Texas: hot, humid, with a huge ego
Utah: Moab
Vermont: Maple Syrup!!
Virginia: Plantations
Washington: rainforest hiking
West Virginia: Squirrels
Wisconsin: Cheese Curds!!!
Wyoming: The beautiful Bighorn Mountains!!!! Seeing the night sky
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Old 05-06-2015, 10:31 AM
 
Location: U.S. (East Coast)
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Florida: oranges and even orange-r fake tans, some bad drugs down there that make people eat faces
Texas: bunch of dead, bloody animals (big meat loving state)
California: luxury cars and Mexicans
Minnesota: salt (sodium?) and soda
West Virginia: banjos
Nevada: whores
Maine: isolation and sadness
Alaska: Eskimos, fish
Georgia: peaches and Atlanta... lots of black men.
Idaho: potatoes
Kentucky: chicken and tornadoes; chickens flying around in tornadoes?
Maryland: I love Maryland.
Wisconsin: The state nobody ever cares about
Ohio: cold college sports
Louisiana: Cajun food and voodoo, mosquitoes too
South Carolina: iced tea and front porches
North Carolina: federal wars
Virginia: politics
DC: same as above, slightly more put together population than VA
New Jersey: mafia. Everybody is Jersey is in the mafia. No exceptions.
New York: Pizza, martinis, shopping, parks; also middle-eastern-owned tiny block stores on every corner
Oregon: bunch of yuppies
Washington: bunch of techie yuppies, Starbucks
Tennessee: Elvis, Elvis impersonators, Elvis wigs on mannequins, Elvis fests... you get it.
Hawaii: sex and cooking pigs in sand pits with pineapples in their mouths
New Hampshire: old librarians
Pennsylvania: Creeps GALORE. (Philly is my biggest nightmare; if you stay there too long, you will get mugged, rapped or beaten by someone. I don't care who you are.)



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Old 05-06-2015, 12:28 PM
 
Location: Howard County, Maryland
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Lol! Aliens, cactus, mesas, dry, pottery, Indians, artsy Santa Fe...part of Mexico?!?!? Believe it or not, this happens a lot, to the point that a local magazine runs submitted stories about peoples' confusions called One of Our Fifty is Missing!
I stopped for the night in a motel in Las Cruces one time while passing through, and there was a copy of that particular magazine there in my room. I thought One of Our Fifty Is Missing was a hoot!
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