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Old 01-17-2013, 01:37 AM
Location: Hollywood, CA
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Alabama- Rednecks
Alaska- Snow
Arizona- Desert
Arkansas- Religious
California- Surfers
Colorado- Skiers
Connecticut- In between NY and Mass
Delaware- No one cares
Florida- The South is in the North.
Hawaii- Asians
Idaho- Potatoes
Illinois- Windy City
Indiana- Indy 500
Iowa- Middle America
Kansas- Flat
Kentucky- Southern Lite
Louisiana- Mardi Gras
Maine- Lobster
Maryland- The Wire
Massachusetts- Ivy League
Michigan- Nasally accents
Minnesota- Blonds
Mississippi- Racist
Missouri- Pronouced Wrong
Montana- Rodeos
Nebraska- Cornfields
Nevada- Sin City
New Hmaphire- Dont prounouce thier R's
New Jersey- Inbetween NYC and Philly
New Mexico- Spanish
New York- Upstate is more different than NJ
North Carolina- NASCAR
North Dakota- Fargo
Ohio- The crossroads
Oklahoma- Native Amerivans
Oregon- Hipster Lumberjacks
Pennsylvania- Rude people
Rhode Island- Not an Island
South Carolina- Southern Charm
South Dakota-Mount Rushmore
Tennesee- Country Music
Texas- Cowboy Hats
Utah- Mormons
Vermont- Close to Quebec
Virginia- Washington and Jefferson
Washington- Tech Geeks
West Virginia- Hillbillies
Wisconsin- Good Beer
Wyoming- Flyover country
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Old 01-17-2013, 04:08 PM
Location: 406
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Alabama: Religious
Alaska: Northern lights
Arizona: Red rock desert landscape
Arkansas: Bigfoot, haha
California: Redwoods
Colorado: Aspen
Connecticut: Snobby
Delaware: Corporate-friendly
Florida: Miami
Georgia: Atlanta
Hawaii: Polynesian culture
Idaho: Lake Coeur d'Alene
Illinois: Chicago
Indiana: Jones?
Iowa: First caucuses
Kansas: Flat
Kentucky: hmmm...it would be sort of cliched to say "fried chicken," wouldn't it?
Louisiana: Mardi Gras
Maine: Lighthouses
Maryland: Baltimore architecture
Massachusetts: Kennedy family
Michigan: GM
Minnesota: Cold
Mississippi: Obesity
Missouri: Branson
Montana: Perfect
Nebraska: Flat
Nevada: Vegas
New Hampshire: Rich
New Jersey: Please secede
New Mexico: Bright yellow flag
New York: Manhattan
North Carolina: Some old gangsta song...
North Dakota: Bakken oil field
Ohio: Cleveland
Oklahoma: Conservative
Oregon: Gorgeous coast
Pennsylvania: Philadelphia and Cheesesteaks (gag)
Rhode Island: Family Guy
South Carolina: Fireflies
South Dakota: Mount Rushmore
Tennessee: Country music
Texas: Family background
Utah: Moab area
Vermont: Bridges
Virginia: Thomas Jefferson
Washington: Green
West Virginia: Coal
Wisconsin: That 70s Show
Wyoming: Yellowstone
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Old 01-18-2013, 09:05 AM
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Alabama: South
Alaska: Cold
Arizona: Cactus
Arkansas: Bill Clinton
California: Sunny/warm weather
Colorado: Rocky Mountains
Connecticut: Well-off people
Delaware: University of Delaware
Florida: High humidity
Georgia: Peaches
Hawaii: Hawaii Five-O
Idaho: Potatoes
Illinois: Chicago
Indiana: No particular association
Iowa: Corn
Kansas: Cessna Aviation
Kentucky: Horse races
Louisiana: New Orleans
Maine: Bangor
Maryland: Baltimore and the Pimlico racetrack
Massachusetts: Cape Cod
Michigan: Cars
Minnesota: No particular association
Missouri: TWA
Montana: Wide open spaces
Nebraska: Fields
Nevada: Reno Air Races
New Hampshire: Elections
New Jersey: An inexpensive place where people who work in Manhattan live.
New Mexico: Cactus
New York: The unofficial capital of the world
North Carolina: Charlotte
North Dakota: Very cold weather
Ohio: Swing state
Oklahoma: A former Broadway show
Oregon: Portland
Pennsylvania: The Amish
Rhode Island: My father's best childhood friend''s home
South Carolina: Cotton
South Dakota: No particular association
Tennessee: Elvis Presley
Texas: large cowboy hats
Utah: Mormons
Vermont: skiing
Virginia: Colonial Williamsburg
Washington: Rainy weather/Boeing
West Virginia: Harpers Ferry National Park
Wisconsin: Oshkosh Airshow
Wyoming: Cowboys and ranches
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Old 02-28-2013, 10:33 PM
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Alabama: Sweet Home Alabama
Alaska: Polar bears and snow
Arizona: Cacti and illegal immigrants
California: Laid back attitude, but also filled with fake fake fake people
Colorado: Hippies
Connecticut: Douchey boring people
Delaware: Money laundering
Florida: Bath salts
Hawaii: Surfing, beautiful scenery
Idaho: Potatoes? Or was this one cheese?
Illinois: Cold
Iowa: Corn
Kansas: Dust
Kentucky: Chicken
Louisiana: Devastation
Maine: Boring old people
Massachusetts: New England culture (not a fan)
Minnesota: Cute accents
Mississippi: Fat people
Nebraska: CORN and nothing to do
Nevada: Prostitutes
New Hampshire:
New Jersey: Muff cabbage
New Mexico: Native Americans
New York: Beautiful chaos
North Carolina: Nice people
North Dakota: Cold
Ohio: Typical nice, nave people
Oklahoma: Wished it was Texas
Oregon: Wishes it was California or Washington
Pennsylvania: Dilapidated
Rhode Island: Mini Mass
South Carolina:
South Dakota: North of Nebraska
Tennessee: Johnny Knoxville
Texas: Heat and fat people
Utah: Mormons
Vermont: Canoes and pot
Washington: Rain, technology
West Virginia: Prescription drugs
Wyoming: Butt pirates
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Old 03-01-2013, 08:27 AM
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How can I not participate in this fun exercise? I'm going to keep it positive, because I'm a positive kind of guy. Every state has something good to offer, right? Oh, and if the first thing that came to mind was a city, I went back and did it over, because that doesn't seem right.

Alabama: Old South
Alaska: Cold
Arizona: Desert
Arkansas: Bill Clinton
California: Sun
Colorado: Skiing
Connecticut: Suburban
Delaware: Joe Biden
Florida: Beaches
Georgia: Peaches
Hawaii: Islands
Idaho: Potatoes
Illinois: The Bean
Indiana: David Letterman
Iowa: Corn
Kansas: Bob Dole
Kentucky: Horses
Louisiana: New Orleans
Maine: Cold
Maryland: Its awesome flag
Massachusetts: The Massachusetts State House
Michigan: Two peninsulas
Minnesota: Hockey
Mississippi: Blues
Missouri: Transitional
Montana: Wide open
Nebraska: Flat
Nevada: The Strip
New Hampshire: Live Free or Die
New Jersey: Always have to pass through it to get anywhere (I live in New York)
New Mexico: Adobe
New York: I'm there right now!
North Carolina: Catfish
North Dakota: The fact that it borders Minnesota (sorry, North Dakota)
Ohio: Lots of medium-sized cities
Oklahoma: The panhandle
Oregon: Pine trees
Pennsylvania: Deceptively long across
Rhode Island: The smallest state
South Carolina: The Battery
South Dakota: Mt. Rushmore
Tennessee: Country music
Texas: The tower at the University of Texas
Utah: Mormons
Vermont: Snow-covered hills
Virginia: New South
Washington: Hilly streets in Seattle
West Virginia: Mountains
Wisconsin: Cheese
Wyoming: Cowboys
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Old 03-01-2013, 08:55 AM
Location: South Carolina - staying with brother in Columbia
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Alabama: racist past
Alaska: Cold
Arizona: desert
Arkansas: Bill Clinton
California: OJ Simpson / Hollywood and lot of liberals
Colorado: Rocky Mountains
Connecticut: Well-off people
Delaware: Christine O'Donnel
Florida: Disneyworld
Georgia: lots of pine trees
Hawaii: surfing
Idaho: Potatoes
Illinois: Chicago
Indiana: college basketball /bob knight
Iowa: Corn
Kansas: flat
Kentucky: Horse races / ashley judd
Louisiana: mardi gras / cajun culture
Maine: deep sea fishing
Maryland: expensive
Massachusetts: liberal politicians / high taxes
Michigan: Cars
Minnesota: too cold
Missouri: Mart Twain and Rush LImbaugh
Montana: Mountains
Nebraska: Flat
Nevada: Gambling
New Hampshire: Elections
New Jersey: Jersey Shore
New Mexico: illegal immigrants
New York: expensive, too many people. too liberal
North Carolina: college basketball Duke vs UNC
North Dakota: Very cold weather, movie Fargo
Ohio: Swing state
Oklahoma: red state
Oregon: rains too much, overcast all the time
Pennsylvania: unions
Rhode Island: Jim Carey movie based there
South Carolina: home
South Dakota: too cold
Tennessee: country music
Texas: lot of jobs / oil
Utah: Mormons
Vermont: skiing / Howard Dean
Virginia: government and government contractor jobs
Washington: Rainy weather/Boeing
West Virginia: coal mining /snow skiing
Wisconsin: greenbay packers
Wyoming: mountains
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Old 03-01-2013, 09:32 AM
Location: Salt Lake City
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Originally Posted by Montguy View Post
Montana: Perfect
Actually, I've never been to Montana, but I liked your answer. I would have to say the same about Utah.
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Old 03-01-2013, 11:26 PM
Location: Albany, NY
225 posts, read 275,921 times
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Alabama: Someone tried to convince me there was a large "cultural center" there.
Alaska: Ice Road Truckers
Arizona: Love It! 'specially Tucson
Arkansas: 19 Kids & Counting
California: Dad just moved to Napa Valley!
Colorado: John Denver
Connecticut: Hartford, yuck! Born in Bridgeport .... yuckier.
Delaware: Tunnel (?)
Florida: Love Miami, love live WNBA games
Georgia: Pretty
Hawaii: Pineapple
Idaho: Maine
Illinois: (I keep pronouncing it "noise" in my head)
Indiana: The song from Oklahoma "Gary, Indiana"
Iowa: song from either Oklahoma or The Music Man (can't remember which ... I-O-WAY)
Kansas: The Group from the 70's
Kentucky: Derby, Whiskey
Louisiana: Katrina, Mardi Gras
Maine: Derp-D-Derp Land
Maryland: Annapolis
Massachusetts: M*******s & Tax-a-chusetts
Michigan: Detroit
Minnesota: Amish
Missouri: Was Just in the News for something
Montana: I'm not even sure where it is
Nebraska: Farmland
Nevada: Grand Canyon
New Hampshire: Home Sweet Home
New Jersey: Turnpike
New Mexico: Southwestern / Native American Art
New York: Lived FAR upstate for 10 years; NYC - nice to visit; wouldn't want to live there.
North Carolina: Cherokee Indian Reservation; Casino
North Dakota: It's one of the two of them
Ohio: ?
Oklahoma: The Musical
Oregon: Above Washington
Pennsylvania: Amish Country, Hershey Theme Park
Rhode Island: Most of my paternal family is there
South Carolina: Love it!
South Dakota: The other one of the two
Tennessee: Nashville .. Grand 'Ole Opry ... best vaca ever!
Texas: Cowboys
Utah: Polygamy
Vermont: Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream
Virginia: Best Restaurant - Virginia Beach
Washington: Frasier
West Virginia: Southern
Wisconsin: Cheese
Wyoming: Wolves?
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Old 03-03-2013, 04:52 AM
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Alaska-Sarah Palin
Arizona-John McCain
California-Bloods & Crips
Connecticut-UConn Women Basketball
Delaware- First State
Florida- Sunshine
Hawaii- Beautiful
Idaho -Potatoes
Indiana-Birth of the Klan
Kansas-Jay Hawks
Maine-Pine Trees
Maryland-Baltimore Ravens
Nevada-Los Vegas
New Hampshire-Concord
New Jersey-Atlantic City
New Mexico-Lobos
New York-Yankeesn-Jets-Giants
North Carolina-Tar Heels
North Dakota-Bismarck
Pennsyleania-Pittsburgh Steelers
Rhode Island-Newport
South Carolina-Gamecocks
South Daktota-Rushmore
Texas-Dallas Gowboys
Utah-Salt Lake City
West Virginia-Hatfield's
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Old 03-03-2013, 09:16 AM
Location: Albuquerque, NM
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Originally Posted by workaholics View Post
. . .

Minnesota: Fargo
Missouri: Mark Twain

. . .
And poor Mississippi doesn't get "thought of" at all.
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