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Old 03-03-2010, 10:30 PM
eek
 
Location: Queens, NY
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thx. tampa looks dope from the pics.

speaking a lil bit on nyc...
i feel like pictures don't do it justice. anything you can take in a photo...multiply it by 20. pictures, videos and what ppl tell you about nyc are understatements. its not even like i'm hyping nyc up...it is what it is.

like there are so many areas...so much to see, so much to do. you can find areas that look like something you'd see in the south or the midwest and you can find areas that are extra urban. i could blindfold someone and put them in the middle of chinatown and take the blindfold off and they'd think they were in hong kong or something...

then there is the diversity. its insane. you hear so many languages, see so many different faces, etc. so much food...so many styles...

i feel like the graffiti, the dirt, etc. make us who we are. it adds to the city. our city is clean but i know ppl will comment on things like graffiti or the random homeless person on the corner or whatever...but thats us. we don't have nearly as much character as we used to IMHO but things change...

i posted a lot of pics of the train because thats how we get around (most of us). it is a part of our lives from the time we're born until we either move or pass away.

in summary, lol, manhattan at night >>>>>>>>>>>>>>

if you have not been to nyc in your life, you are missing out.
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Old 03-03-2010, 10:49 PM
eek
 
Location: Queens, NY
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things that make us us:

mr softee truck:

YouTube - Mr. Softee Ice Cream Truck Jingle - How long can you take it

street (in this case subway) performers:

YouTube - New Year`s Eve in NYC, Party on the subway

crazy ppl:

YouTube - Black supremacist # 2- funny stuff

graffiti:

YouTube - New York graffiti

battles:

YouTube - Murder Mook vs Young Hot RD 1

nyc >>>
salute us.
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Old 03-04-2010, 12:37 AM
 
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+1, excellent pics TB Fla & eek.

Two very beautiful cities.
Thanks. I agree, both are beautiful.
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Old 03-06-2010, 09:34 PM
 
Location: Youngstown, Oh.
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Downtown Youngstown:




Mill Creek Park:



West Side:




North Side:


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Old 03-07-2010, 04:36 PM
 
Location: Denver via Austin
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I'm from Lubbock, which isn't exactly known for its scenery, but I've never really understood when I've heard some people call it ugly.

Downtown


The landscapes outside of Lubbock.


(Credit to David Kozlowski Lubbock, Texas - a set on Flickr (http://www.flickr.com/photos/traveller2020/sets/72157600110235419/ - broken link))

There is a park with a small lake in almost every neighborhood.

(Panoramio - Photos by Wizzard033)

Texas Tech is often considered among the nation's most beautiful college campuses.


(http://www.orgs.ttu.edu/tspe/images/...ech_photo1.jpg)

I would have uploaded my own photos, but I don't really have the time.
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Old 03-07-2010, 06:40 PM
 
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http://www.pbase.com/ciceroclay/imag...8/original.jpg


http://farm1.static.flickr.com/54/16...d32b55.jpg?v=0
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Old 03-08-2010, 10:19 AM
 
Location: St Paul, MN - NJ's Gold Coast
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Here's some of what Jersey has to offer...

Hoboken





Cape May





Montclair





Jersey City

Uploaded on July 2, 2008 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/denial_land/archives/date-posted/2008/07/02/ - broken link)
by caruba

Uploaded on March 19, 2007 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/nicoatridge/archives/date-posted/2007/03/19/ - broken link)
by nicoatridge

Uploaded on December 10, 2006 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/realestatephoto/archives/date-posted/2006/12/10/ - broken link)
by Architecture Image

Uploaded on May 5, 2007 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/7355435@N04/archives/date-posted/2007/05/05/ - broken link)
by Dan Beards

Uploaded on May 5, 2007 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/7355435@N04/archives/date-posted/2007/05/05/ - broken link)
by Dan Beards

Newark


Uploaded on May 10, 2008 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/sirduke81/archives/date-posted/2008/05/10/ - broken link)
by ~Sir Duke~

Uploaded on April 14, 2008 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/tonythemisfit/archives/date-posted/2008/04/14/ - broken link)
by Tony the Misfit

Uploaded on September 19, 2006 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/behind_blue_eyes/archives/date-posted/2006/09/19/ - broken link)
by behindblueeyes

Uploaded on April 24, 2007 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/t3h_sw3d3/archives/date-posted/2007/04/24/ - broken link)
by t3h_sw3d3

Uploaded on May 28, 2008 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/sirduke81/archives/date-posted/2008/05/28/ - broken link)
by ~Sir Duke~


Uploaded on August 24, 2008 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/14637829@N04/archives/date-posted/2008/08/24/ - broken link)
by ikarus50

Seaside Heights

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by taxref

Uploaded on September 1, 2008 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/holiday_jenny/archives/date-posted/2008/09/01/ - broken link)
by holiday_jenny

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by tajthemahal

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by taxref

Paterson

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by ready aim click :-)

Uploaded on June 26, 2006 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/iansummers/archives/date-posted/2006/06/26/ - broken link)
by Ian Summers

Uploaded on January 20, 2008 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/jerseyjj/archives/date-posted/2008/01/20/ - broken link)
by Jersey JJ

Uploaded on April 29, 2009 (http://www.flickr.com/photos/scotthudson/archives/date-posted/2009/04/29/ - broken link)
by NJScott
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