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Old 08-02-2009, 08:18 AM
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Location: Fort Worth
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We're in the middle of the road with the list.

Here's 21-30....


What comes to mind when you hear...


- Tennnessee

- Maryland

- Minnesota

- Oregon

- New Mexico

- Oklahoma

- Vermont

- South Dakota

- Arkansas

- Montana
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Old 08-02-2009, 08:26 AM
 
Location: Boston Metro
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- Tennessee: Titans

- Maryland: D.C.

- Minnesota: Soda for some reason

- Oregon: Portland

- New Mexico: Desert

- Oklahoma: Big foot

- Vermont: Fall Foliage

- South Dakota: nothing

- Arkansas: Little Rock

- Montana: Mountain
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Old 08-02-2009, 08:37 AM
 
Location: New Albany, IN
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We're in the middle of the road with the list.

Here's 21-30....


What comes to mind when you hear...


- Tennnessee

- Maryland

- Minnesota

- Oregon

- New Mexico

- Oklahoma

- Vermont

- South Dakota

- Arkansas

- Montana
Tennessee -- Driving through Knoxville and mountains on the way to NC and GA

Maryland -- Baltimore

Minnesota -- grey, chilly March when I visited Mall of America

Oregon -- rocky coastline with many bays

New Mexico -- dry, dusty desert; sunny sky without clouds; lots of open land

Oklahoma -- pretty much the same as NM

Vermont -- green, cool climate state close to Quebec and far away

South Dakota -- open land; Mt. Rushmore

Arkansas -- a friend who moved to Little Rock for university; headquarters of Walmart

Montana -- lots of green mountains surrounded with fog
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Old 08-02-2009, 09:11 AM
 
Location: Arvada, CO
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- Tennnessee - country music

- Maryland - somewhere I don't have much desire to visit

- Minnesota - lakes, trees, cold

- Oregon - better than CA, not as good as WA

- New Mexico - very different from every other state

- Oklahoma - farms

- Vermont - Burlington

- South Dakota - Black Hills, Mt. Rushmore, Wall Drug

- Arkansas - Clinton

- Montana - spent too much time there last week
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Old 08-02-2009, 09:21 AM
 
Location: St Paul, MN - NJ's Gold Coast
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- Tennnessee- Country Blues

- Maryland- A state with little recognition when it's deserved.

- Minnesota- Ice Hockey

- Oregon- Really tall trees

- New Mexico- Desert

- Oklahoma- Tumbleweeds

- Vermont- Very green

- South Dakota- Mount Rushmore

- Arkansas- Mills

- Montana- VERY wide open land
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Old 08-02-2009, 09:41 AM
 
Location: Washington D.C.
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- Tennnessee -- Twang and thangs

- Maryland -- Crabs

- Minnesota -- Frozen

- Oregon -- Not a clue

- New Mexico -- Whuuut?

- Oklahoma -- Whuuut? Pt. II

- Vermont -- Leaves turning

- South Dakota -- Whuuut? Pt. III

- Arkansas -- Ol' Spanky (Bill Clinton)

- Montana -- Grazing animals
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Old 08-02-2009, 09:58 AM
 
Location: Blue Ash, Ohio (Cincinnati)
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- Tennnessee -- Nashville and Country Music

- Maryland -- Baltimore

- Minnesota -- Mall of America

- Oregon -- Green/Mountainous

- New Mexico -- Boring Desert

- Oklahoma -- Native American (My neighbor just moved here from OKC, and they have some cool license plates)

- Vermont -- Ummm....

- South Dakota -- Black Hills/ Mt. Rushmore

- Arkansas -- Wal Mart

- Montana -- Mountains/Wide Open
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Old 08-02-2009, 10:05 AM
 
Location: SE Michigan
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Here's my instant word associations...they don't have to make sense, do they?

What comes to mind when you hear...


- Tennnessee bluegrass

- Maryland crabs

- Minnesota twin cities

- Oregon Astoria

- New Mexico georgia o'keefe

- Oklahoma indian country

- Vermont iconoclasts

- South Dakota prairie

- Arkansas traffic ticket (oops)

- Montana big sky
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Old 08-02-2009, 01:32 PM
 
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We're in the middle of the road with the list.

Here's 21-30....


What comes to mind when you hear...
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- Tennnessee
Purple flowering trees along highways in the spring, mountains, nice people.

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- Maryland
speed traps on I-81

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- Minnesota
cold

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- Oregon
rain and Starbucks

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- New Mexico
Native Americans, mountains, white sands

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- Oklahoma
oil wells and red dirt

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- Vermont
small towns and cows, maple leaf souvenirs

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- South Dakota
Badlands and Indian reservations

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- Arkansas
deer hunting, fishing, boating

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- Montana
wide open mountain spaces infiltrated by rich and boring people
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Old 08-02-2009, 01:43 PM
 
Location: Albuquerque
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- Tennnessee- Country music, amazing ribs

- Maryland`Baltimore, Great Seafood

- Minnesota- Minneapolis, Pretty lakes, Really, really cold :x

- Oregon- Portland, Roses

- New Mexico-My home beautiful desert, mountains, and delicious food

- Oklahoma- Native Americans, Plains

- Vermont- Clean, Forests

- South Dakota- Mount Rushmore, The Badlands

- Arkansas- The Ozarks

- Montana- Blue skies, farms

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