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Response to undergroundpanther (Original post)

Thu Apr 4, 2013, 03:29 PM

3. I find that to be the attitude of both coasts, and large cities,

 

However here in the Midwest, at least in my neck of the woods, we still say hello to each other, get into conversations with complete strangers, with no problem whatsoever. However I have found that when I go to large coastal cities, NYC, LA, people tend to look askance at me with that "he's crazy" look when I say hello, much less try to engage them in a random conversation. I guess it is a regional thing.

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