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Old 01-06-2010, 06:10 PM
Location: Foot of the Rockies
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Originally Posted by WyoNewk View Post
Western Nebraska, especially the panhandle, has a western feel but not eastern Nebraska. If I remember right, Nebraska used to have a slogan: "Where the West Begins" It begins a couple hundred miles west of Omaha. (I grew up near Omaha.)
There are many places that make that claim, Pittsburgh and St. Louis being two others.
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Old 01-07-2010, 12:45 AM
Location: Kingdom Bound!
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Well, Omaha is west of me, does that count? Just kidding. In all seriousness, I don't think it is a "Western" city anymore than Sioux City is a western city.
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