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View Poll Results: Which is the best city in Texas?
Houston 55 19.10%
San Antonio 69 23.96%
Dallas 63 21.88%
Austin 59 20.49%
Fort Worth 23 7.99%
El Paso 4 1.39%
Corpus Christi 8 2.78%
Lubbock 7 2.43%
Arlington 2 0.69%
Other 22 7.64%
All 1 0.35%
None (The Hank Hill Mentallity) 15 5.21%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 288. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 04-04-2007, 04:23 PM
JJG JJG started this thread
 
Location: Fort Worth
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Default The Best in Texas (cities)

If you're a Texan you know that you live in the best state in the nation (I know alot of Californians and people from other states hate to see that. Oh well ). Of course, the best state has to have the best cities, but which is the best of the best. Is it Houston? Dallas? Austin? San Antonio? El Paso? Or is it America's most overshadowed city (Ft. Worth)? It could be none of these. Who knows (I do. It's Ft. Worth).
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Old 04-04-2007, 09:29 PM
 
Location: N.W. Austin.
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The poll was valid until you included Lubbock and Arlington in the list. Lubbock is tumbleweed central, and Arlington's only claim to fame is it's between Dallas and Fort Worth.

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Old 04-05-2007, 02:14 AM
 
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El Paso?


that made me laugh.
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Old 04-05-2007, 08:27 AM
 
Location: The land of sugar... previously Houston and Austin
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The poll was valid until you included Lubbock and Arlington in the list. Lubbock is tumbleweed central, and Arlington's only claim to fame is it's between Dallas and Fort Worth.

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I was thinking the exact same thing...
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Old 04-05-2007, 10:40 AM
JJG JJG started this thread
 
Location: Fort Worth
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No offense...but who voted for El Paso? That city is a waste from what I'm seeing on these forums. Arlington is Arlington, what else can you say about it?
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Old 04-05-2007, 04:27 PM
 
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What about Waco?
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Old 04-05-2007, 04:36 PM
 
Location: Texas
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Houston! That is my best Texas place.
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Old 04-05-2007, 07:42 PM
 
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Default california or bust

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If you're a Texan you know that you live in the best state in the nation (I know alot of Californians and people from other states hate to see that. Oh well ). (I do. It's Ft. Worth).
And like we CARE about California?????????????
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Old 04-05-2007, 09:26 PM
 
Location: Midessa, Texas Home Yangzhou, Jiangsu temporarily
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No offense...but who voted for El Paso? That city is a waste from what I'm seeing on these forums.
That was me. I don't really think El Paso is the best city in Texas, I just voted for it because I used to have a really negative impression of El Paso, but reading these forums I have come to realize that a lot of what I believed about the city was wrong. For example, a co-worker of mine was from El Paso and said that the city was full of crime and that razor-wire fences were a status symbol there. But El Paso is actually a relatively safe city by large city standards. Also El Paso is often neglected by the rest of Texas, so I was just showing EP some love.
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Old 04-05-2007, 10:11 PM
 
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I have to say San Antonio and Houston. Of course it depends on what you mean by best.
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