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Unread 02-11-2008, 06:27 AM
 
Location: Turn Left at Greenland
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43% Dixie, barely Yankee
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Unread 02-11-2008, 08:09 AM
 
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There are some really stupid commercials for Indiana Beach Amusement Park that always make references to corn. Their slogan is "There is more than just corn in Indiana." They even go so far as to have superheros that are made of corn, and their mascot is a crow. It makes our state look like a bunch of redneck farmers.
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Unread 02-11-2008, 08:54 AM
 
Location: Whiteville Tennessee
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Here's an accent test, kinda fun to see if you are a yankee or a rebel. Born and raised in southern IN. The test says I'm 74% dixie.
Are You a Yankee or a Rebel? - alphaDictionary * Southern Accent Test
74% Rebel
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Unread 02-11-2008, 09:10 AM
j33
 
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Hehe. I forget about this test. I took it again and got:

22% Dixie. You are a dandy Yankee Doodle.
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Unread 02-11-2008, 10:30 AM
Status: "Snow on the blooming daffodil!" (set 5 days ago)
 
Location: Foot of the Rockies
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^^^ Ditto!
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Unread 02-11-2008, 11:25 AM
Status: "32F outside; feels like Spring" (set 24 days ago)
 
Location: 77 Square Miles Surrounded By Reality
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I think the last time I took the test I received a score of 10% Dixie.
I currently live in E Kansas.
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Unread 02-11-2008, 01:14 PM
j33
 
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Plains10 - you must have some serious New England stuff going on then. I bet you sound like my relatives from NH
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Unread 02-11-2008, 01:45 PM
Status: "32F outside; feels like Spring" (set 24 days ago)
 
Location: 77 Square Miles Surrounded By Reality
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Plains10 - you must have some serious New England stuff going on then. I bet you sound like my relatives from NH
Well, my family does live in NH. I am the only one that is still left in Kansas right now.
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Unread 02-11-2008, 01:46 PM
Status: "32F outside; feels like Spring" (set 24 days ago)
 
Location: 77 Square Miles Surrounded By Reality
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Originally Posted by j33 View Post
Plains10 - you must have some serious New England stuff going on then. I bet you sound like my relatives from NH
Well, my family does live in NH I am the only one that is still left in Kansas right now
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Unread 02-11-2008, 06:23 PM
 
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33% Dixie, definitely YANKEE.
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