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Old 11-21-2010, 05:17 AM
 
Location: Cracow (Poland)
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Which city would be considered “cultural capital of United States”?
    1. Washington D.C.
    2. New York
    3. San Francisco
    4. Boston
I think that Boston would be cultural capital of US because the city is one of the oldest. Maybe NYC ? What do you think ?
I can select more than one.

(Sorry for mistakes)
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Old 11-21-2010, 05:55 AM
 
Location: Charlotte county, Florida
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I would say New York City and perhaps Los Angles and San Fran.
NY for a new comer is complete culture shock.
I have never been to L.A. But it seems very Hip
Boston is a very beautifull city.
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Old 11-21-2010, 08:18 AM
 
Location: Gaston, North Carolina
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It's New York City.

Culture of New York City - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Old 11-21-2010, 08:42 AM
 
Location: The City
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It depends on what you consider American culture

NYC is in many ways an extreme as might be MS - Chicago or even a Houston or Dallas may be closer to the mid point of American culture

The Coasts have more extremes but still very much American culture

In many ways i have always thought Chicago may be the blend of things Americana
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Old 11-21-2010, 08:45 AM
 
Location: metro ATL
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I think there's more than one, but if were forced to choose only one, it would be NYC.
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Old 11-21-2010, 09:06 AM
 
Location: Metro Detroit Area, Michigan
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By today's standards of "cultural" is whatever words come out of a rappers mouth or what he is wearing. I notice a lot of rappers live down south. ludacris, lil john, lil wayne, ect....
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Old 11-21-2010, 10:02 AM
 
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New York City!
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Old 11-21-2010, 10:16 AM
 
Location: Blankity-blank!
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This one required some thinking; I couldn't decide between Fargo, North Dakota, and New York City. But after some intense thought I chose the latter.
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Old 11-21-2010, 10:41 AM
 
Location: Cracow (Poland)
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I can select more than one.
I think that new york is too global.
Tomorrow I will know the answer ; )
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Old 11-21-2010, 11:23 AM
 
Location: Up on the moon laughing down on you
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We are too multicultural to pick one and declare that it is representative. No way Boston represents the US culturally
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