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Old 04-27-2018, 08:24 AM
 
Location: NW Louisiana (Ark-La-Tex)
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New Orleans:
-Mardi Gras
-Jazz music
-Seafood
-Hurricanes
-Festivals
-Below sea level
-Worlds most unique southern city
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Old 04-27-2018, 08:28 AM
 
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Dallas
-The cowboys
-The TV show
-JFK Assassination & the grassy knoll
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Old 04-27-2018, 08:50 AM
 
Location: crafton pa
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I don't think Denver shows up on the national radar that much in terms of snow, especially compared to say... Buffalo. I'd say Denver is known for its mile high elevation, gateway to the Rockies, sports, beer, and weed.
I think Denver's another ironic one. I think most folks think of mountains when, of course, Denver is not located in the mountains, but on the western edge of the High Plains.
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Old 04-27-2018, 09:05 AM
 
Location: East of the Sun, West of the Moon
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Albuquerque used to be best know for being the location where Bugs Bunny took a wrong turn. Now it is known for Breaking Bad.

Some people also know it for the International Balloon Fiesta, mainly photographers.
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Old 04-27-2018, 09:06 AM
 
Location: New Mexico
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Albuquerque?
Breaking Bad & Better Call Saul
Fiery food -- red or green?
High desert near-perfect climate
Cultural diversity - Hispanic, Anglo, Indian ...Cultural Posole
Modern and ancient mix
Balloon Fiesta
car theft capital
Sandia Labs
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Old 04-27-2018, 09:19 AM
 
Location: NW Louisiana (Ark-La-Tex)
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Baltimore is known for crime, crab cakes, and Under Armour.
The classic television show "The Wire".
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Old 04-27-2018, 09:26 AM
 
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Houston
Oil capital & NASA
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Old 04-27-2018, 12:16 PM
 
Location: BMORE!
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The classic television show "The Wire".
True. I don't know how I forgot to mention The Wire.
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Old 04-27-2018, 02:24 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Chicago:

Arcitecture/skyline
The Loop..and the el’s
Lake and river, lakefront and riverfront
Ganster era, Capone, St. Valintines day masacure, Dillnger killed
Mrs. O’Leary, her cow and their fire
Stockyards of yore/meatpacker for the world
Daley, Daley and Rahm..and the ultimate big city machine
Michigan Ave, the Magnificent Mile and Michigan Ave, the streetwall
Sears Tower (what’s a Willis?)
Navy Pier
McCormick Placee
Ultimate transportation hub (air, rail, etc)
Univ of Chgo, N’western, among others
The blues
Deep dish pizza, garden in a bun dog
State St, that great st.
Picasso
Aintno place just like it, Lk Sh Dr
Old water tower
Hull House, Maxwell St
Museum campus
Art Inst
Architectural boat tour
Wrigley, the Cubs, da Bears and da Bulls, North vs. South/Cubs/Sox
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Old 04-27-2018, 04:19 PM
 
Location: Lakewood OH
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Chicago:

Arcitecture/skyline
The Loop..and the el’s
Lake and river, lakefront and riverfront
Ganster era, Capone, St. Valintines day masacure, Dillnger killed
Mrs. O’Leary, her cow and their fire
Stockyards of yore/meatpacker for the world
Daley, Daley and Rahm..and the ultimate big city machine
Michigan Ave, the Magnificent Mile and Michigan Ave, the streetwall
Sears Tower (what’s a Willis?)
Navy Pier
McCormick Placee
Ultimate transportation hub (air, rail, etc)
Univ of Chgo, N’western, among others
The blues
Deep dish pizza, garden in a bun dog
State St, that great st.
Picasso
Aintno place just like it, Lk Sh Dr
Old water tower
Hull House, Maxwell St
Museum campus
Art Inst
Architectural boat tour
Wrigley, the Cubs, da Bears and da Bulls, North vs. South/Cubs/Sox
And if you’re of a certain age:
City of the Big Shoulders
Blues Brothers
Studs Terkel
Carl Sandburg
Hull House
The Triangle Factory Fire
“Hey, hey, holy mackerel”
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