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IntravenousDemilo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-11-05 01:18 PM
Response to Reply #58
82. Mind you, Detroit is a border town,
and maybe some niceness spilled over the river from Windsor. Just a theory.
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  -The Top Twenty Meanest Cities In America MrScorpio  Oct-11-05 02:34 AM   #0 
  - Berkeley got real nasty inthe 90's. OnEdit: I just re-read it! I think  Crazy Guggenheim   Oct-11-05 02:36 AM   #1 
  - Interesting...  SeattleGirl   Oct-11-05 02:36 AM   #2 
  - I was there just over a week ago!  bliss_eternal   Oct-11-05 02:46 AM   #5 
     - Oh bummer!  SeattleGirl   Oct-11-05 02:48 AM   #6 
        - That would be cool! Planning to see any shows?  bliss_eternal   Oct-11-05 02:50 AM   #8 
           - Three, in fact!  SeattleGirl   Oct-11-05 02:53 AM   #9 
              - See you know how to do Vegas right!  bliss_eternal   Oct-11-05 03:09 AM   #10 
              - Well, I've been practicing for 10 years!  SeattleGirl   Oct-11-05 03:16 AM   # 
                 - Maybe not as thick as for Don Rickles...  bliss_eternal   Oct-11-05 03:27 AM   #13 
              - I saw George Carlin back in 1975 in Cleveland.....  WCGreen   Oct-11-05 03:16 AM   #11 
                 - I have been a fan of his since high school  SeattleGirl   Oct-11-05 03:18 AM   #12 
                    - And he was a wee lad, wasn't he...  WCGreen   Oct-11-05 06:06 AM   #14 
  - Meanest as Ranked by Nat'l Coalition for the Homeless  REP   Oct-11-05 02:42 AM   #3 
  - Sarasota, what they did to poor Pee Wee... And his Wee Wee...  WCGreen   Oct-11-05 02:45 AM   #4 
  - I may get flamed for this--but Los Angeles should be higher...  bliss_eternal   Oct-11-05 02:49 AM   #7 
  - I've lived in two of those cold hearted cities.  Joan_Alpern   Oct-11-05 06:27 AM   #15 
  - Sarasota?  madinmaryland   Oct-11-05 07:15 AM   #16 
  - In Sarasota  notawol   Oct-12-05 12:40 AM   #107 
  - THERE!!!! Philadelphia ISN'T a mean city  LynneSin   Oct-11-05 07:19 AM   #17 
  - Things were different there in 1986!  hyphenate   Oct-11-05 07:59 AM   #19 
  - Well, it CAN'T be. It's the City of Brotherly Love, after all. nm  IntravenousDemilo   Oct-11-05 01:13 PM   #80 
  - I could hardly believe that that foul cauldron of evil was left out.  JVS   Oct-11-05 01:35 PM   #86 
  - What do they mean by "mean"?  hyphenate   Oct-11-05 07:45 AM   #18 
  - That would be Orange County cities.  Sequoia   Oct-11-05 01:06 PM   #78 
  - #19 St. Paul? MEAN?!?!  no name no slogan   Oct-11-05 09:14 AM   #20 
  - We have GOT to be missing something here.  WeRQ4U   Oct-11-05 09:45 AM   #25 
  - Yes - what a lot of you are missing is WHO MADE THIS LIST  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-12-05 12:45 AM   #108 
     - I've had threads like that  Az   Oct-12-05 12:47 AM   #109 
  - I'm with you.  Left Is Write   Oct-11-05 09:46 AM   #26 
  - I don't understand that at all.  bushwentawol   Oct-11-05 11:20 AM   #55 
  - I was shocked to see St. Paul too.  myrna minx   Oct-11-05 11:36 AM   #69 
  - It's not mean people, it's how they treat the homeless  Ravenseye   Oct-11-05 01:22 PM   #84 
     - still, the homeless have it better here than in a lot of other places  no name no slogan   Oct-11-05 01:58 PM   #90 
        - Agreed  Ravenseye   Oct-11-05 03:24 PM   #91 
  - Honolulu & Key West both meaner than Chicago?  XNASA   Oct-11-05 09:17 AM   #21 
  - Ever been to Key West?  Susang   Oct-11-05 11:10 AM   #46 
  - Chicago used to the be the Candy Capital of the USA.  Sequoia   Oct-11-05 01:02 PM   #77 
  - Wow, Detroit's not on there. (nt)  ih8thegop   Oct-11-05 09:33 AM   #22 
  - First thing I thought too.  WeRQ4U   Oct-11-05 09:45 AM   #23 
  - Detroit is the city of sweety-pies  MrScorpio   Oct-11-05 10:09 AM   #30 
     - There are always exceptions....Then give it to us straight....  WeRQ4U   Oct-11-05 10:30 AM   #33 
     - I don't know Minn., But I do know Detroit  MrScorpio   Oct-11-05 10:54 AM   #38 
        - That's a nice perspective.  WeRQ4U   Oct-11-05 11:06 AM   #41 
           - Detroit is one of the nicest cities in the country, period  Susang   Oct-11-05 11:15 AM   #49 
              - Amen, Sister  MrScorpio   Oct-11-05 11:22 AM   #58 
                 - Mind you, Detroit is a border town,  IntravenousDemilo   Oct-11-05 01:18 PM   #82 
     - Detroit is the city I am sitting in right now  Az   Oct-12-05 12:36 AM   #104 
  - I've had a car break down in Detroit, I've been stuck in Detroit  gollygee   Oct-11-05 06:42 PM   #94 
  - Nashville and St. Paul are both mean?  Left Is Write   Oct-11-05 09:45 AM   #24 
  - Milwaukee??? What the heck? I miss my hometown because people  MrsGrumpy   Oct-11-05 09:46 AM   #27 
  - If you go around Detroit sportin' Green Bay Packer gear...  MrScorpio   Oct-11-05 11:19 AM   #53 
  - Milwaukee must now rename itself "Jerkwaukee." And...  jane_pippin   Oct-11-05 09:48 AM   #28 
  - I've been living in NYC for a little over 3 years now  Tyrone Slothrop   Oct-11-05 09:51 AM   #29 
  - I think you'd have to be homeless in these cities  anarch   Oct-11-05 10:19 AM   #31 
  - I can verify that Cincinnati is pretty mean  sasquatch   Oct-11-05 10:27 AM   #32 
  - I don't agree with many of these. But Cincinnati, surprisingly, I would  grace0418   Oct-11-05 10:42 AM   #34 
  - That sounds like the Queen city  sasquatch   Oct-11-05 10:47 AM   #35 
     - I wonder why though.  grace0418   Oct-11-05 11:03 AM   #40 
        - I think you said it right there in its description  sasquatch   Oct-11-05 11:07 AM   #42 
           - Too bad. It's a very pretty area.  grace0418   Oct-11-05 11:35 AM   #67 
              - Nope, it's my home, I'll fight to try to change it  sasquatch   Oct-11-05 11:56 PM   #100 
  - I'm glad to Frisco get called out for the phony ass place it is  nini   Oct-11-05 10:47 AM   #36 
  - Hey, I live near Cincinnati and SF is a fucking dream in every way  sasquatch   Oct-11-05 10:50 AM   #37 
  - If your dream includes numerous homeless , panhandlers etc..  nini   Oct-11-05 10:59 AM   #39 
  - Frank pegged them back in '68  ZombyWoof   Oct-11-05 11:08 AM   #43 
  - You and I have had vastly different experiences then.  jane_pippin   Oct-11-05 11:13 AM   #47 
     - Let me clarify.. Not ALL people there are guilty of what I am saying  nini   Oct-11-05 11:21 AM   #56 
     - That happened to Seattle  ZombyWoof   Oct-11-05 11:26 AM   #59 
     - I hear you. That makes sense...  jane_pippin   Oct-11-05 11:30 AM   #62 
        - I understood where you're coming from . no offense taken  nini   Oct-11-05 11:54 AM   #73 
     - Your statements are blanket too  ZombyWoof   Oct-11-05 11:22 AM   #57 
        - No, I understand that and I also said...  jane_pippin   Oct-11-05 11:27 AM   #60 
           - We can all agree  ZombyWoof   Oct-11-05 11:33 AM   #66 
              - Exactly...Man, those get out of control don't they?  jane_pippin   Oct-11-05 11:36 AM   #68 
                 - We're all grouchy  ZombyWoof   Oct-11-05 11:57 AM   #75 
  - So when are we going to the Hofbrauhaus in Newport?  JVS   Oct-11-05 01:38 PM   #87 
     - You PM a day and time and I'll meet you there.  sasquatch   Oct-12-05 12:00 AM   #101 
  - We're snobs here  Taverner   Oct-11-05 11:20 AM   #54 
     - thank you... you see what I'm saying  nini   Oct-11-05 11:28 AM   #61 
        - Liberal Nirvana, no  Taverner   Oct-11-05 11:32 AM   #64 
           - gay living is definitely one of the best points of SF  nini   Oct-11-05 11:52 AM   #72 
           - Amsterdam, BABY!  MrScorpio   Oct-11-05 06:44 PM   #95 
  - California the meanest state!!?  Sequoia   Oct-11-05 11:08 AM   #44 
  - California is generally nicer than most!  ZombyWoof   Oct-11-05 11:15 AM   #48 
     - I agree, I've lived in all those places.  Sequoia   Oct-11-05 12:57 PM   #76 
  - This is a single-issue list. Why not a more overall rating?  GOPisEvil   Oct-11-05 11:08 AM   #45 
  - Manchester isn't so bad anymore  BigMcLargehuge   Oct-11-05 11:16 AM   #50 
  - Memphis is SO MEAN.  lildreamer316   Oct-11-05 11:18 AM   #51 
  - My sister and her husband lived there and hated it.  Sequoia   Oct-11-05 01:14 PM   #81 
  - SF, LA and Berkeley  Taverner   Oct-11-05 11:18 AM   #52 
  - I know what you mean. HOWEVER, it seems to be a vicious  grace0418   Oct-11-05 11:52 AM   #71 
     - It all stems from the entitlements given to the homeless  Taverner   Oct-11-05 11:55 AM   #74 
  - I have witnessed the meaness toward the homeless in Sarasota  graywarrior   Oct-11-05 11:31 AM   #63 
  - Little Rock ahead of Vegas? Wha?  EOO   Oct-11-05 11:32 AM   #65 
  - Why people in Detroit are so nice:  MrScorpio   Oct-11-05 11:37 AM   #70 
  - AMEN. I'm from Pittsburgh, but I am always happy to visit Detroit  JVS   Oct-11-05 01:45 PM   #89 
  - You think NYC's unfair?  Craig3410   Oct-11-05 01:08 PM   #79 
  - most of the meanest cities seem to be located in warm climates  NorthernSpy   Oct-11-05 01:20 PM   #83 
  - Oh bollocks. There's no way we can be on there.  KamaAina   Oct-11-05 01:22 PM   #85 
  - I agree about NYC  IntravenousDemilo   Oct-11-05 01:39 PM   #88 
  - Yeah, not at all  sir_captain   Oct-11-05 06:57 PM   #96 
  - Having visited New York City as a tforeign ourist  socialdemocrat1981   Oct-11-05 06:36 PM   #92 
  - New Yorkers are some of the greatest people on the planet  MrScorpio   Oct-11-05 06:41 PM   #93 
  - i think sf is very cruel as far as the homeless go  lionesspriyanka   Oct-11-05 06:58 PM   #97 
  - Cities should be judged on how they treat the most disadvantaged of us  MrScorpio   Oct-11-05 07:06 PM   #98 
  - Not just cities, either,  IntravenousDemilo   Oct-11-05 09:25 PM   #99 
  - dude, austin isnt mean  ikhor   Oct-12-05 12:29 AM   #102 
  - Shit, where we you in 1983?  MrScorpio   Oct-12-05 12:34 AM   #103 
  - i was blowing the candles out on the Garfield cake on my 4th birthday  ikhor   Oct-12-05 12:37 AM   #106 
  - Austin's rank comes from the "Anti-Camping" law they passed  ikhor   Oct-12-05 12:58 AM   #111 
  - NYC is not mean  WindRavenX   Oct-12-05 12:37 AM   #105 
  - GODDAMN PEOPLE - why don't you READ before you post?  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-12-05 12:48 AM   #110 
  - There there Rabrrrrr  Az   Oct-12-05 01:01 AM   #112 
  - Yeah, well, it just pisses me off.  Rabrrrrrr   Oct-12-05 01:04 AM   #113 
     - You should check the recent Scientific American: Mind  Az   Oct-12-05 01:22 AM   #114 
  - Half of us are a paycheck away from being homeless anyways  MrScorpio   Oct-12-05 02:37 AM   #116 
  - Yay..California has FOUR in the top ten  SoCalDem   Oct-12-05 02:32 AM   #115 
 

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