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Old 06-14-2007, 12:32 AM
 
Location: Henderson NV
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list the major catchphrase of your city
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Old 06-14-2007, 02:05 AM
 
Location: St. Louis, MO
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ummmm...meet me in St. Louie, Louie? meet me at the fair? I dunno...that's the only one I can think of. Define catch-phrase....if you mean by nickname, then definitely "Gateway To the West"
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Old 06-14-2007, 04:54 AM
 
Location: Kentucky
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Unbridled Spirit
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Old 06-14-2007, 07:54 AM
 
Location: The Bay State
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Unbridled Spirit
Actually, that's the catchphrase for the whole state . . .
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Old 06-14-2007, 07:54 AM
 
Location: Jersey City
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"Fuhgeddaboutit"?
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Old 06-14-2007, 08:15 AM
 
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Tie between "Yo" and "Booooooooooooo!" (Philly)
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Old 06-14-2007, 08:24 AM
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Location: Fort Worth
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"Where just here in Dallas".... And this is Fort Worth.

Also, just about anything in this city is considered to be Dallas for some reason, like the Texas Motor Speedway.
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Old 06-14-2007, 11:01 AM
 
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Mpls./St. Paul: "Ja (pronounced yah), you betcha!"
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Old 06-14-2007, 11:12 AM
 
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"Paris is in jail. Hold on, Paris has been released from jail. Wait a minute, she's back in jail."

- Los Angeles
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Old 06-14-2007, 11:55 AM
 
Location: St. Louis, MO
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Mpls./St. Paul: "Ja (pronounced yah), you betcha!"
Ben Around, isn't that also Canadian talk? I've found that the typical Minneapolis/Saint Paul accent sounds noticeably Canadian as does Wisconsin and Michigan. Also noticed that they pronounce "out" like "oat"
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