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Old 12-11-2008, 09:43 AM
 
Location: Concrete jungle where dreams are made of.
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Please, every major city has certain sections where different minorities live. If it was so segregated, howcome I see so many white people now in Harlem when I commute? Upper Manhattan and the south Bronx are being gentrified like no tomorrow. Don't call a city segregated unless you have lived there and seen all the areas, including the typical run down areas.
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Old 12-11-2008, 09:52 AM
 
Location: Underneath the Pecan Tree
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What characteristics make NYC different from all other U.S. cities?
The same thing that makes other cities different from NYC.
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Old 12-11-2008, 10:51 PM
 
Location: Back home in Kaguawagpjpa.
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What would suit me is if new york weren't saved every time it failed. I would like to see it not cry like a punk. (How much did that pitcher earn from the yankees today?) I'd like for just once to see it stand on its own feet without leaning all over everyone else! That, would be a first. No more Bank of America, no more Citicorp. Wells Fargo all the way!!
Yep, cuz we all know that 9-11 was a failure of the NYPD.
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:35 PM
 
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NYC is the only TRUE "melting pot."
You're an idiot. Maybe if u stepped outside your small town in Kentucky and were more open to other places other than NYC u'd see how retarded you just sounded. Just cause your Kentucky boonie town is not diverse and New York City is does not mean other cities are not melting pots. Quit being so narrow minded and get out more. Just cause NYC has something, does not mean other cities don't. It's so funny how ignorant some people can be.
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