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Old 03-15-2018, 09:08 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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This one is not a numbers game. Its a perception game.

What follows is a list of major groups of people who emigrated to America. For each group, list the 5 or fewer cities that these groups make you think of, something in perceptiom seems to make you think of these cities, makes you associate them with particular groups (for any reason: fondibg and settlement, pure numbers, vibrancy of given community, famous neighborhoods, virtually anything

Of course you don't need to answer for any group if no association comws to mind. And of course you v
Can add groups i haven't included
Just make sure no mire than five cities are listed for any group
English
Irish
French
Italians
Jews
Greeks
Germans
Poles
Swedes
Russians
Arabs
African Americans
Indian subcontinent
Chinese
Koreans
Vietnamese
Fillipinos
Mexicans
Puerto RicansCubans
Dominicans
Central americans
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Old 03-15-2018, 09:44 PM
 
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English: Boston, Philadelphia, Toronto, Victoria, BC
Irish: NYC, Albany, Syracuse, Rochester, Buffalo
French: Detroit, NOLA, Montreal, St. Paul
Italians: NYC, Chicago
Jews: NYC, Miami
Greeks: Tarpon Springs, Toronto
Germans: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Chicago, Milwaukee, St Louis
Poles: Buffalo, Chicago, Milwaukee
Swedes: Minneapolis, Seattle
Russians: NYC
Arabs: Detroit
African Americans Atlanta, Memphis, NOLA, Chicago, Detroit
Indian subcontinent: Silicon Valley
Chinese: San Francisco, Seattle, Vancouver BC, NYC, Chicago
Koreans: LA
Vietnamese: NOLA, Chicago
Fillipinos: Seattle
Mexicans: San Antonio, Houston, Laredo, LA, Chicago
Puerto RicansCubans (These are 2 distinct groups. For Puerto Ricans, NYC, Orlando; for Cubans, Miami)
Dominicans: NYC
Central americans: Washington DC
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Old 03-15-2018, 11:33 PM
 
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Italians: NYC, Boston, Philly, Chicago
Jews: NYC, LA
Mexicans: LA, Oakland, Houston, Chicago, NYC (countless choices)
Cambodians: Long Beach, Stockton, Philly, Lowell
Poles: Chicago, NYC
Dominicans: NYC, Boston, Holyoke
Chinese: NYC, SF, LA
Puerto Ricans: NYC, Newark, Philly, Orlando
Indians: NYC, DC
Ethiopians: DC
African-Americans: NYC, DC, ATL, Chicago, Oakland (countless choices)
Central Americans: NYC, DC, LA, Houston
Koreans: LA, NYC
French: Montreal
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Old 03-16-2018, 12:31 AM
 
Location: Lincoln, NE
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English: ......Everywhere? lol
Irish: Boston
French: Burlington, VT
Italians: NYC, anywhere in NJ
Jews: NYC
Germans: .......Everywhere??????
Poles: Minneapolis
Swedes: uhhhhh......Minneapolis? LOL
Russians: NYC, Atlanta
Arabs: Detroit
African Americans: Memphis, Jackson MS, Birmingham (even though very few of them are actually from Africa...) then Columbus and Minneapolis (for actual Africans)
Indian subcontinent: Bay area, LA
Chinese: Bay Area, NYC
Koreans: Bay Area, NYC
Vietnamese: Lincoln NE (mostly because I live here and there's a lot)
Fillipinos: Bay Area
Mexicans: El Paso, ABQ, Phoenix, Los Angeles
Puerto Ricans: NYC
Cubans: Miami
Dominicans: Boston, NYC
Central americans: Pretty wide net, so it's hard to say
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Old 03-16-2018, 10:21 AM
 
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English - Virginia
Irish - Boston
French - Lousiana
Italians - NYC
Chinese - San Francisco
Koreans - LA
Vietnamese - OC
Fillipinos - San Diego
Mexicans - LA/Texas
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Old 03-17-2018, 12:05 AM
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Location: Foot of the Rockies
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English Everywhere
Irish Boston, Chicago, many other cities
French Vermont, any city; New Orleans
Italians Pittsburgh, any city in NJ, Denver
Jews New York, LA
Greeks ? Some in Pittsburgh area
Germans Everywhere, specifically Milwaukee
Poles Pittsburgh, Chicago, Milwaukee
Swedes Minneapolis, Omaha, Denver, Seattle
Russians ??
Arabs Dearborn, MI
African Americans Chicago, Detroit, Birmingham, AL.
Indian subcontinent Most tech cities
Chinese San Francisco
Koreans ??
Vietnamese Denver
Fillipinos ??
Mexicans LA, Phoenix, Albuquerque, Denver
Puerto RicansCubans New York, Miami, Wilmington, DE
Dominicans ??
Central americans Denver
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Old 03-17-2018, 03:43 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Irish....New York, Chicago, Boston
French...
Italians...New York, Boston, Philadelphia
Jews....New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, Philadelphia
Greeks...Chicago, New York
Germans...Cincinnati, Milwaukee, St. Louis
Poles....Chicago
Swedes....Chicago, Mpls
Russians...New York
Arabs....Detroit
African Americans...Chicago, Detroit, Washington
Indian subcontinent
Chinese.....San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York
Koreans...Los Angeles
Vietnamese....Houston, New Orleans
Fillipinos....San Francisco
Mexicans....Los Angeles, Houston, Chicago
Puerto RicansCubans...New York
Dominicans...New York
Central americans[/b][/quote]
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