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View Poll Results: Stronger identity?
Seattle 10 20.41%
Washington, DC 6 12.24%
Philadelphia 12 24.49%
Boston 21 42.86%
Voters: 49. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 02-18-2015, 04:38 PM
 
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Which has more identity?
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Old 02-18-2015, 04:43 PM
 
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Don't see how Seattle is even leading this poll
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Old 02-18-2015, 05:08 PM
 
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Coffee, Space Needle, Microsoft, Bill Gates, grunge, rain.

Meh.
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Old 02-19-2015, 12:38 PM
 
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Don't see how Seattle is even leading this poll
You seriously voted DC???

Boston, then Seattle/Philly, then way down the list, DC.
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Old 02-19-2015, 01:01 PM
 
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Im not even sure most local Seattleites identify with the music scene there.
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Old 02-19-2015, 01:01 PM
 
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National Identity
Boston
Seattle
Philly
DC

International Identity
DC
Boston
Philly Seattle
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Old 02-19-2015, 01:43 PM
 
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You seriously voted DC???

Boston, then Seattle/Philly, then way down the list, DC.
I never even said I voted for DC..... don't see how you even got that out of my comment.

I voted for Boston. I'm a Boston college alumni and I'm pretty aware of it's culture and it's way more prevalent than any of these cities listed especially Seattle.
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Old 02-19-2015, 02:04 PM
 
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I never even said I voted for DC..... don't see how you even got that out of my comment.

I voted for Boston. I'm a Boston college alumni and I'm pretty aware of it's culture and it's way more prevalent than any of these cities listed especially Seattle.


Boston is more transient than Philadelphia.

Its not about influence here, or word association. Its about having these people in a room and seeing which one would have a stronger identity to where they're from. Aka, it being more obvious.

Having someone from Boston or Philadelphia vs someone from say, Des Moines, makes it quite obvious. Not saying Des Moines is void of culture, but it doesn't have near the identity that any Northeast city does.


Boston's culture is not "way more" prevalent than Philadelphia. Not by a long shot. I find it quite the other way around. Philadelphia IMO has more character than Boston does, but as Philadelphia revitalizes, it'll probably lose it the way Boston did.
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Old 06-04-2017, 10:19 PM
 
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This ordering:
Philly
Boston
Seattle
DC
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Old 06-05-2017, 08:24 AM
 
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This ordering:
Philly
Boston
Seattle
DC
How does Seattle have more of an identity than the nation's capital?????
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