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Old 05-30-2010, 08:52 PM
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Originally Posted by Inkpoe View Post
Right... I was only thinking about Pike's Place, Pike's and such.
When I worked on the Waterfront Streetcar I heard every variation on the Pike Place Market from " Pike's Market" to " Pike's Landing" to " Pike's Peak" to "Pike's Village."
At the time I appreciated the bumper sticker which read " If it's tourist season, how come we can't shoot 'em?"
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Old 05-30-2010, 09:06 PM
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My friend's mother (who works there as a Florist/Grocer) was ... sensitive about that and when I was 10, I made a slip and referred it to Pike's Market-- she chewed me out. I won't refer to it any other way now, LOL.
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