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Old 01-12-2013, 04:25 PM
 
Location: Cleveland
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We did this for the states, now let's do it for cities. What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of this random collection of cities chosen for no particular reason?

Nashville:
Orlando:
Providence:
Portland, OR:
New York:
Cleveland:
St. Louis:
San Diego:
Milwaukee:
Boston:
Cincinnati:
Detroit:
Houston:
Tucson:
Minneapolis:
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Old 01-12-2013, 04:36 PM
 
Location: northern Vermont - previously NM, WA, & MA
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Nashville: Good times
Orlando: Disney
Providence: Italians
Portland, OR: Powells Books
New York: Rat Race
Cleveland: Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
St. Louis: Arch
San Diego: Nice
Milwaukee: Beer and Cheese
Boston: Home
Detroit: Hard Core Pawn
Houston: Energy
Tucson: Saguaro Cactuses
Minneapolis: Lakes
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Old 01-12-2013, 06:38 PM
 
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Nashville: country music
Orlando: hell
Providence: quaint
Portland, OR: cool
New York: chopped liver on rye
Cleveland: industrial wasteland
St. Louis: ghetto
San Diego: college kids in flip flops
Milwaukee: pabst
Boston: southies
Cincinnati: almost kentucky
Detroit: destitute
Houston: sweat and traffic
Tucson: tract homes in orange stucco
Minneapolis: freshness
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:41 PM
 
Location: NYC
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Oh,this is kind of fun!

Nashville: Country music.
Orlando: The Wizarding World
Providence: Pretty
Portland, OR: Powell's Books
New York: Home
Cleveland: Drew Cary Show
St. Louis: The Arch
San Diego: Good friends
Milwaukee: Beer
Boston: Accents with no Rs
Cincinnati: the airport I always have layovers in
Detroit: Crime
Houston: "God Bless Texas"
Tucson: ....i'm drawing a blank
Minneapolis: My dad (he worked there for a while)
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:50 PM
 
Location: Minneapolis (St. Louis Park)
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Nashville: coutry music
Orlando: Disney
Providence: Peter Griffin
Portland, OR: modern-day hippies
New York: big
Cleveland: brown
St. Louis: hot
San Diego: sandals
Milwaukee: beer
Boston: smart
Cincinnati: old
Detroit: Beverly Hills Cop
Houston: sticky
Tucson: Tuscany
Minneapolis: life
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:57 PM
 
Location: Baghdad by the Bay (San Francisco, California)
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Nashville: hillbillies
Orlando: Disney
Providence: gangsters
Portland, OR:hipsters
New York: The Village
Cleveland: blight
St. Louis:Cardinals
San Diego:sunshine
Milwaukee:beer
Boston:history
Cincinnati:WKRP
Detroit:blight
Houston:sprawl
Tucson:desert
Minneapolis: snow
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Old 01-12-2013, 09:01 PM
 
Location: Springfield, Ohio
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Nashville: Country music (what else?)
Orlando: Disneyworld (what else?)
Providence: Mafia
Portland, OR: progressives
New York: everything in one spot
Cleveland: industrial/blue-collar
St. Louis: beer
San Diego: beaches & IPA
Milwaukee: alcohol
Boston: colonialism
Cincinnati: Southern/Northern
Detroit: autos & art-deco
Houston: oil & sprawl
Tucson: liberal oasis in the desert
Minneapolis: snow & white folks
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Old 01-12-2013, 09:26 PM
 
Location: The Magnolia City
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Nashville: The Parthenon
Orlando: Disney World
Providence: the show "Providence"
Portland, OR: trees
New York: Manhattan
Cleveland: Key Tower
St. Louis: red brick
San Diego: flowers and the beach
Milwaukee: Brewers logo
Boston: The Departed
Cincinnati: hills
Detroit: Black people
Houston: Life
Tucson: "Sons of Tucson"
Minneapolis: Vikings
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Old 01-12-2013, 09:35 PM
 
Location: Charlotte, NC (in my mind)
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Nashville: country music
Orlando: Disney world
Providence: Richard Hatch
Portland, OR: Where every 18-29 year old in America wants to live
New York: Empire State building
Cleveland: Urban decay
St. Louis: Arch
San Diego: Sea World
Milwaukee: Beer
Boston: Boston Tea Party
Cincinnati: Christmas
Detroit: Cars
Houston: Oil
Tucson: Desert
Minneapolis: Young people
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Old 01-12-2013, 09:45 PM
 
Location: The Magnolia City
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Portland, OR: Where every 18-29 year old in America wants to live
No.
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