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Old 10-03-2008, 12:08 AM
 
Location: Georgia
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Mexico. A small ltown in a fairly fertile part of Mexico already knows how to live without very much high-tech energy, and most peolple are right now getting along OK without private cars. Most places require neither heating or air-con. Enough food is grown nearby that people will not need to depend on shipping or transport to get food. Very few people have had to go into debt in order to maintain their current standard of living. Beat the rush---when the meltdown comes, there will be millions of American wetabcks trying to get south across the border.
I watched Entorage's opening episode too! the manage' must've made it that much more of a good idea in your mind huh?
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Old 10-03-2008, 12:12 AM
 
Location: southern california
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not sure. i was all geared up for a big sunami got my fins and snorkel n mask right in the closet where i can reachem. now you want me to gear up for somethin different.
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Old 10-03-2008, 09:52 PM
 
Location: The Bluegrass State
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Oh Lord, why do people panic over anything?? I'm guessing some of you are the same ones that ran to the gas stations before Ike hit Texas because we were going to run out of gas. The sky is falling.
Well in all fairness, that was the day the little light came on saying the time had come to put gas in the gas tank or start walking.
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Old 10-05-2008, 08:21 AM
 
Location: Macao
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I lived in NYC for a few years. I loved it during great economic times. I always had this feeling that if the economy took a downturn, I certainly would NOT want to live there!

The sad part about most rural areas is you are so reliant on the AUTO, making it not be so great anymore.

I think abroad would be better.
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Old 10-31-2008, 02:12 PM
 
Location: TwilightZone
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Definitely not here!(But I am...)

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