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Old 06-04-2008, 02:42 AM
Location: Columbus, central city
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Columbus, Ohio
Columbus was often considered a good test market, but there are doubts to the concept that columbus is the slice of america it once was. The cities population is considered not hispanic enough to truely reflect the country these days. In addition, Columbus has one of the youngest populations in the country, 31 is the average age in the city, not counting college students. The city has a too large of a gay population to be all american and single population, young professionals. Much changed in the 90s.
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Old 06-04-2008, 11:49 PM
Location: Southeast Missouri
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Political Fix Blog Archive St. Louis competes for “All-America” city, er, region (http://www.stltoday.com/blogzone/political-fix/political-fix/2008/06/st-louis-competes-for-all-america-city-er-region/ - broken link)
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Old 04-09-2009, 01:30 AM
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Originally Posted by westhou View Post
there really is no capital of the south...but the big contenders would be atlanta, houston, dallas and miami...oh yeah and new orleans
Originally Posted by JMT View Post
Salt Lake City
indianapolis-blue-collar rednecks (i know---i lived there); salt lake city-extreme right religious thinking and too much familial/intergenerational sexual abuse; knoxville, tn---politically extreme right, pew jumpers, snake handlers, and incestous dullards; tulsa, hmmm, perhaps!
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Old 04-11-2009, 06:39 PM
Location: The Country of Virginia
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New Orleans, and Phoenix.
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Old 04-11-2009, 09:18 PM
Location: Sandy Springs, Georgia
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My first pick would be Philadelphia, since that was essentially where our nation was founded and the first big American city, but these are some good ones too:
Originally Posted by Nafster View Post
1. Indianapolis, Indiana
2. Boston, Massachusetts
3. Chicago, Illinois
4. Columbus, Ohio
5. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
6. Kansas City, Missouri
7. St. Louis, Missouri
and last but not least

Peoria, Illinois

Those are some of the cities that I consider to be "All American"
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