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Old 09-16-2009, 01:05 PM
 
Location: Czech Republic / United Kingdom
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I got inspired with The World's happiest cities. So why not to make a thread with the saddest cities?

What are the cities you visited and found the people to be sad and angry?

Thanks,

Jay
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Old 09-16-2009, 01:16 PM
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Location: then: U.S.A., now: Europe
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Does City-Data Forum count as a city?
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Old 09-16-2009, 01:34 PM
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Location: the west side of "paradise"
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[SIZE=4]YouTube - Prypiat, abandoned city[/SIZE]
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Old 09-16-2009, 01:39 PM
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Location: the west side of "paradise"
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Calico Ghost Town - Yermo, CA

Ghost Town of the United States
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Old 09-16-2009, 02:08 PM
 
Location: Minnesota, USA
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Usually the countries that end up last in happiness surveys are Eastern European nations, so I'd guess some city there.
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Old 09-16-2009, 02:15 PM
 
Location: Czech Republic / United Kingdom
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I'm an Eastern European (Czech republic) and I can tell it varies a lot. In some parts, people are pretty sad, but usually in the small villages and Prague, they are pretty happy.
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Old 09-16-2009, 02:24 PM
 
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Old 09-16-2009, 02:36 PM
 
Location: Big Apple
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I've never been there, but from what I've seen, Pyonyang, North Korea has to be probably the saddest city in the world. The people seen walking around in this city actually look like robots with nothing but a blank stare on their faces. Sad and scary.
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Old 09-16-2009, 06:31 PM
 
Location: Pahoa Hawaii
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Yeah, Pyongyang by far. It's Orwell's 1984 nightmare come to life. Never been there though. (lucky me)
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Old 09-16-2009, 06:39 PM
 
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