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SmileyBoy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:30 PM
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Post something nice about NORTH DAKOTA
Edited on Thu May-06-04 07:45 PM by northwest
I'll start:

It's most definitely the most peaceful, quiet, laid back state in the US. No stress here.
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nothingshocksmeanymore Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:31 PM
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1. It's not Alabama
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UrbScotty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:32 PM
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2. No Republicans in Congress for many years!
Both houses!
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northernsoul Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:33 PM
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3. home to Northwest!
how ya doin', NW?
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northernsoul Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:34 PM
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4. Birthplace of Louis L'Amour
I think I finished a LL western in under an hour once upon a time
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SmileyBoy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:37 PM
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6. Pretty good. I'm coming back to Minneapolis in a week.
Gonna be there until the third week of August.

I'm trying to stall the Fargo DU get-together until the fall, and hopefully there will be a Twin Cities one this summer.
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Mattforclark Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:36 PM
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5. Badlands
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SmileyBoy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:37 PM
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7. That's Mars, you fool.
:7
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Ediacara Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:37 PM
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8. It's the butt of every joke ever told by Montanans :-)
And it has a giant statue of a cow in the middle of the state:

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SmileyBoy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:38 PM
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9. I haven't visited the ol' New Salem Cow in a long time...
Still looking pretty good, tho.
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JVS Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:39 PM
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10. Home of Lawrence Welk
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SmileyBoy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:40 PM
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11. I don't think that's anything to be proud of...
Edited on Thu May-06-04 07:41 PM by northwest
It's only the 70+ year-old folks who adore him here. Everyone under 60 here thinks he sucks. And we have old people here in spades.
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JVS Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:43 PM
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13. I'm young and I like him
It also amuses the hell out of me that Mr. American as apple pie spoke with a thick German accent.
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Ediacara Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:40 PM
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12. ok, ok, seriously
Lots of dinosaurs, and is the first place where Tyrannosaurus rex was ever discovered.

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Ediacara Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:43 PM
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14. And Teddy Roosevelt National Park
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SmileyBoy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:51 PM
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15. We have a skyscraper for a state capitol building!!!
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RC Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:52 PM
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16. Bottineau ND






That's correct. It is a mural on the side of a building.
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metis Donating Member (165 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 08:02 PM
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17. North Dakota
right next door to Manitoba..
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SmileyBoy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 08:02 PM
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18. And I'm only 220 miles from the greatest city in Canada...
Winnipeg!!!
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