U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > Search Forums
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Showing results 1 to 30 of 3700
Search took 0.26 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Gentoo
Forum: World 08-29-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,443
Posted By Gentoo
Yeah, had that backwards. Forgive me, I drive 10...

Yeah, had that backwards. Forgive me, I drive 10 hours a day LOL
Forum: World 08-17-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 2,927
Posted By Gentoo
Buenos Aires. Seems a bit more cosmopolitan to...

Buenos Aires. Seems a bit more cosmopolitan to me.

Sarajevo or Cairo?
Forum: World 08-17-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,816
Posted By Gentoo
US society was founded on racial classification....

US society was founded on racial classification. This fact makes many in the US uncomfortable but it is what it is. It's largely why there is the one drop rule. Language too has been a dividing...
Forum: World 08-17-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 818
Posted By Gentoo
Most, not in any particular order: Sarajevo ...

Most, not in any particular order:
Sarajevo
Brazzaville
Santiago
Montreal
Kinshasa
Beijing
Buenos Aires
Copenhagen
Ljubljana
Forum: World 08-15-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,816
Posted By Gentoo
And that in part is how it may have become...

And that in part is how it may have become thought of as a race as "La Raza" means "The race".
Forum: World 08-15-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
Understood. California, because it's largely...

Understood. California, because it's largely isolated by an ocean, mountain ranges and deserts, contains a lot of species (and yes subspecies of wider ranging species) unique to the state. Pine tress...
Forum: World 08-15-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 714
Posted By Gentoo
Agree completely! If California were a country,...

Agree completely! If California were a country, its economy would be 7th in the world, noticeably above Spain's. Spanish if the second most spoken language in CA but English is still the only...
Forum: World 08-14-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
I tend to agree with you here. California's...

I tend to agree with you here. California's volcanoes look more impressive but Italy's are far more dynamic overall and are considered more dangerous. This is due not just to more people living near...
Forum: World 08-14-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
Subspecies are irrelevant at the specific level....

Subspecies are irrelevant at the specific level. They are both still Ursus arctos and Canus Lupus so both Italy and California share these two species.

If we want to talk about unique wildlife,...
Forum: California 08-03-2015, 07:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,074
Posted By Gentoo
I've recently been to 27 states and counting. I...

I've recently been to 27 states and counting. I will say in my experience, this seems to be accurate.
Forum: World 07-30-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,266
Posted By Gentoo
The word "conteste" through me off but I think I...

The word "conteste" through me off but I think I got the gist of most of it myself and I studied French and German. I got that much just from being around Spanish speakers my whole life. :ok:
Forum: World 07-24-2015, 07:04 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,266
Posted By Gentoo
I disagree with this completely. I can understand...

I disagree with this completely. I can understand a lot of Spanish but can't really speak any. I recognize what I hear but can never remember words or the proper way to form statements. It has...
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,443
Posted By Gentoo
Lake Merritt in Oakland is also a lagoon :ok:

Lake Merritt in Oakland is also a lagoon :ok:
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,443
Posted By Gentoo
That's true with the entire island of Alameda.

That's true with the entire island of Alameda.
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 13,769
Posted By Gentoo
All I needed to know:ok:

All I needed to know:ok:
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 13,769
Posted By Gentoo
Defensive much? Meaning that of course there...

Defensive much?
Meaning that of course there are differences, I've said this myself in the past.
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
Then you're comparing apples to oranges because I...

Then you're comparing apples to oranges because I don't think Italy uses such a system.
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,392
Posted By Gentoo
Mine are: Macedonia Zimbabwe Botswana ...

Mine are:

Macedonia
Zimbabwe
Botswana
Honduras
Mexico
Somalia
Ethiopia
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 13,769
Posted By Gentoo
The US has French elements too as well as...

The US has French elements too as well as significant German ones. I think what is meant are the overall cultural share each country currently shares.
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
Not sure what you mean by this but the metro...

Not sure what you mean by this but the metro areas vary with county lines considerably. New York City proper is in five counties, then there's the surrounding metro area. San Francisco is it's own...
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
It shouldn't. Otherwise, we might as well...

It

shouldn't. Otherwise, we might as well include the French and Austrian Alps with Italy
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
^^^This is the key as this poll and thread and...

^^^This is the key as this poll and thread and about natural, not man made beauty.
Forum: World 07-11-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
When I first moved to Southern California, I was...

When I first moved to Southern California, I was bewildered when anyone would ask if "I had been to the Redwoods". In the Bay Area, Redwoods grow everywhere. They are part of landscaping as well as...
Forum: United Kingdom 07-08-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,999
Posted By Gentoo
As a Black American, I prefer the term "Black" as...

As a Black American, I prefer the term "Black" as I've never been to Africa and I'm at least 6 generations removed.
Forum: World 07-08-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
^^^Win!

^^^Win!
Forum: World 07-08-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
I can understand people in this thread not...

I can understand people in this thread not knowing much about California as it is not an independent nation. However, many of the same people who are so quick to point out how little Americans know...
Forum: World 07-06-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
Seems like a few people have missed that.

Seems like a few people have missed that.
Forum: World 07-06-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 737
Posted By Gentoo
Spanish: Abierto, Cerrado, Avenida, Tienda,...

Spanish: Abierto, Cerrado, Avenida, Tienda, Calle, Caminito, Camino, Amigo, Chico(a), Hombre, Empuje. Living in California, I hear a lot of it.

French: most words that end in "ique". Bellevue,...
Forum: World 07-06-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
^^^Proof you don't know what you're talking...

^^^Proof you don't know what you're talking about. The center of California is flat. Very flat, it's why we call it the Central Valley LOL. MOST of California is actually mountains. Desert makes up...
Forum: World 07-06-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 10,076
Posted By Gentoo
Where did you go in California?

Where did you go in California?
Showing results 1 to 30 of 3700

Didn't find what you were looking for? Try this alternate search form
 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:21 PM.

2005-2015, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 - Top