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Old 12-07-2007, 12:26 AM
 
Location: Chicago
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Name Chicago streets that are either named after or share a name with well-known U.S. cities. Must be exact -- "Jefferson Ave/Jefferson City" doesn't count. The ones I came up with so far:

Chicago
Milwaukee
Madison
Erie
Cleveland
Monroe
Washington
Lincoln
Lawrence
Cicero
Stockton
Dayton
Cleveland
Sacramento
Baltimore
Pittsburgh
La Crosse
Columbus
Dearborn
Green Bay
Buffalo
Albany
Houston
Marquette
Troy
St. Louis
Springfield
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Old 12-07-2007, 06:33 AM
 
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you left out Wacker as in Wacker, IL
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Old 12-07-2007, 06:57 AM
 
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Racine, WI
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Old 12-07-2007, 07:45 AM
 
Location: South Side
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Dorchester
Devon
Berkeley
Laramie
Independence
Champlain
Hollywood
Bryn Mawr
Vincennes
Normal
Clinton
Hyde Park
St. Lawrence
Pulaski
Lafayette
Muskegon
Rhodes!

OK, a few aren't in the US but you get the idea.
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Old 12-07-2007, 03:58 PM
 
Location: Cleveland, OH USA / formerly Chicago for 20 years
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Francisco (although the "San" is missing)
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Old 12-07-2007, 04:10 PM
 
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then we cant accept it.... now can we
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Old 12-07-2007, 05:22 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Fremont
Oak Park
Mobile
Mendota
Spokane
Richmond
Aberdeen
Nashville

more to come when I have time

Last edited by Avengerfire; 12-07-2007 at 05:30 PM..
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Old 12-08-2007, 06:50 PM
 
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The city of Spokane is in Washington right...?
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Old 12-08-2007, 06:59 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Sure is...
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Old 12-09-2007, 02:46 AM
 
Location: Chicago
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Lexington
Miami
Pensacola
Austin
Peoria?;-)
Gettysburg
Newark
Niagara
Fargo
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