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Bush_Eats_Beef Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:21 AM
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CNN / Money's 2005 "Best Places To Live" List
From the list, here are the "10 safest places to live in the U.S."...

1. NY Islip
2. NJ Wayne
3. CT Avon
4. NJ East Brunswick
5. CT Fairfield
6. CT Greenwich
7. NJ Iselin
8. HI Kailua
9. NJ Marlboro
10. HI Mililani

...and the 10 best OVERALL places to live:

1. Moorestown, NJ
2. Bainbridge Isl., WA
3. Naperville, IL
4. Vienna, VA
5. Louisville, CO
6. Barrington, RI
7. Middleton, WI
8. Peachtree City, GA
9. Chatham, NJ
10. Mill Valley, CA

http://money.cnn.com/best/bplive/?cnn=yes
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sleipnir Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:25 AM
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1. Not be be political, but notice how 18 of the 20 are in Blue States.
Edited on Mon Jul-11-05 10:26 AM by sleipnir
Funny thing...I'm just sayin.

If I had a few different circumstances, I really would like to live in Fairfield or Greenwich.
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UrbScotty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 01:42 PM
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61. Actually, 17/20
But still... Pretty good, huh?
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Richardo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:28 AM
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2. Be interesting to see what the per capita income is in those places
Edited on Mon Jul-11-05 10:29 AM by Richardo
And the cost of living.

Way above the national average would be my guess. WAY above. Like unreachable for most of us.
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Bush_Eats_Beef Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:33 AM
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4. I saw "Mill Valley, CA" on the list, and...
...while there MAY be "affordable" housing there, I'd like to see it. Mill Valley is where Jerry Garcia used to live, and I'm sure he wasn't "cash strapped" when it came to rent.

Many of the cities on the list, regardless of how they are categorized ("safe," etc). are "great places to live" because when money is no object, you can live in a great place.
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XemaSab Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:46 AM
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8. I'm gonna tell it to you straight:
Mill Valley is a great place to live if you have a million bucks to spend on a house. A very small house.
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rocktivity Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:31 AM
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3. The person who sits next to me at work is from Chatham
Edited on Mon Jul-11-05 10:35 AM by rocknation
When I read her the part about Chatham's "big drawback" being that "You can't touch a decent home for less than $600,000," she said she lived in an apartment, and that the town is awash in foreclosures! And I seem to remember a song about Mill Valley CA...

:headbang:
rocknation
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Starlight Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:17 PM
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73. Chatham is beautiful.
Expensive, yes, but gorgeous. I don't think people who live elsewhere realize that much of NJ is forest. I live in one of Chatham's ajoining suburbs and we have deer feeding in our woodsy backyard every morning. :loveya:
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kikiek Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:34 AM
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5.  In MN we took all top 10 spots for coldest place to live in Jan . Really
it isn't that cold.
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WeRQ4U Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:56 AM
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12. We're just used to it.
I used to think the same thing. I went to UND in Grand Forks North Dakota. But then I moved to Oregon for 3 years or so. When I came back to North Dakota / Minnesota... it was fucking cold. Anything that is below zero is fucking cold and it gets there all the time.

Now, after having been back here now for a year or so, I think Minnesota has fairly decent weather, except for Duluth / International Falls etc. But you will never convince the warm blooded outsiders that Minnesota isn't cold... it's frigid.
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kikiek Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:37 AM
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31. Yeah the windchill is what is amazing. Still wishing for outdoor Vikes
stadium.
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no name no slogan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:47 AM
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41. buncha wimps
It's not THAT cold. Who's afraid of a little -20° weather, for a month or two?

And the snow? What, you afraid of shoveling a couple feet out of the driveway before work every day in March?

:D
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WeRQ4U Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:51 AM
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44. God I loathe shoveling.
I want outdoor Vikes too. It seems criminal to me that the Vikings are one of the worst outdoor teams in the league. They need to use the cold to their advantage.
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Starlight Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:08 PM
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72. It IS really cold there!
I grew up in ND & I lived in MN for many years. The winters are unbearably cold. Anyone who says they aren't is in denial. :scared:
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napi21 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:37 AM
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6. Same thing in Peachtree City, Ga.! Big houses and $$$$$$
I sure don't live there, but my son's ex in-laws do. It's really a golf course community, and similar to Sun City Az where the retirees can ride their golf carts to the store, etc.
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tenshi816 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:53 AM
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11. It may look nice, but oh Lord how boring a place it is,
and how red the inhabitants. I just gave a little involuntary shudder at the thought of living in Peachtree City. It has no soul.
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napi21 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 01:21 PM
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59. You're right. The family I know from there is definately boring, and
redder than Santa's suit!
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tenshi816 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 01:45 PM
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62. LOL!
A girlfriend of mine got married and moved there several years ago, which is the only reason I know anything at all about it. It's the kind of place where I feel like I stick out like a sore thumb, partly because of my political views (as though I'm somehow wearing a sign that screams "shoot me, I'm a godless hippie liberal") and also because years of living in good ol' tolerant England has brought out my latent eccentricities when it comes to clothing (no, I don't dress like a bag lady, but I do have a certain flair for the bohemian and love to indulge it). I certainly don't look like a golfer or a country club type.
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Missy M Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:46 AM
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7. I can finally vent my anger over all the "Best" lists put out by....
various magazines. The best places to live, best schools, best hospitals etc. Every city or institution has good and bad points. It seems the "Best" places to live are usually based on money and that is ridiculous. Most usually feel where they live is the best and we don't need the opinions of magazines or their so called analysts to tell us.
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WeRQ4U Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:49 AM
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9. No North Dakota cities on "Safest Places to Live" list?
The study must be flawed somehow. Absolutely jack shit happens in this hole. You could run a bank on the honor system here.
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swag Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:49 AM
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10. Bainbridge Island is #2? Granted, it's nice, but so fucking boring.
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Rabrrrrrr Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:58 AM
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13. Middleton, WI?! WOW! I have friends in Middleton, small city, near Madison
nice place.

I'll have to tell them they livein the 7th best place in America!
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swag Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:28 AM
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25. I remember Middleton's "Dog 'n' Suds" drive-in well, from a
certain period of my childhood.

A fine place, but I would have chosen Black Earth instead.

But maybe too many of those bad kids from Mazomanie have invaded Black Earth now.
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m_welby Donating Member (508 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:01 AM
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14. well thats bull *t

Barrington RI? Hah!!!

Us locals call it "Borrington" because there's nothing but wealthy, boring, yuppies. It's a dry town for cryin out loud!! (No liquor stores), you have to drive accross the town line to buy a 6 pack.

It's the town you move into if you aren't wealthy enough to live in newport, but still need to pretend you're elite.
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MrScorpio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:02 AM
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15. Naperville, Il, ay?
I hate that town. Never felt so uncomfortable as an adult black man in my life.

If you're NOT rich and white in Naperville, you're not from around there.
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:16 AM
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18. Thank you! I forgot to add that to my list of reasons why
Naperville makes me want to kill myself. Could it be any more white bread? I don't think being white goes even far enough. I think you need to be blond, blue-eyed, tall and fit. Because I'm white and I didn't feel comfortable either. YUCK!

I never understood why my b-i-l wanted to live there and be the token Asian family.
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Logansquare Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:22 AM
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21. Naperville & conformity--I'm white and have dyed red hair
Not a punk red, but definitely a not-natural rockabilly shade. I was visiting a friend in Naperville recently and stopped in a grocery store. Several people there stared at me as if I was a carnival sideshow.
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MrScorpio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:30 AM
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26. Oh yeah, those assholes love to stare, don't they?
Edited on Mon Jul-11-05 11:30 AM by MrScorpio
I was walking down the street to the Barnes and Noble and I had half a mind to ask them what the fuck were they staring at.

It's like they never saw a six-foot tall black man before.

Wait.... They probably didn't.
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:35 AM
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29. Maybe they thought you had dipped yourself in chocolate
and were curious. ;)

Seriously, you were probably considered freaky for *walking* down the street to B & N. Don't you know you're not allowed to walk in the suburbs?
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Logansquare Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 01:07 PM
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57. Oh, they probably haven't n/t
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:33 AM
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28. Oh yeah, definitely. I'm not exactly the picture of suburban
conformity either. I'm pretty funky and I married into that token Asian family (GASP!) so I know what you mean about the stares.
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MrScorpio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:27 AM
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24. My niece hates Naperville too, she lives over in Lisle.
She may be half-Arabic and half-Dutch-Indonesian, but she's all-American, she's had a few run ins with the local Naperville fucks too.

I saw what she meant when she warned me.
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:36 AM
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30. Wow, she sounds gorgeous!
Does she like Lisle? I haven't been around there much.
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MrScorpio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:45 AM
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39. She likes Lisle and is comfortable there
She made a point to warn her favorite uncle about Naperville
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barb162 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:23 PM
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52. Asians are more than 10% of the Naperville population
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:51 PM
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56. Maybe, but I never saw any besides my husband's family.
And we definitely got stares when we went out.
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Burma Jones Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:41 AM
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34. Sounds like New Canaan, CT
A town where Italians are too dark.......
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:44 AM
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38. It's pretty much like a million other suburbs, which is why I don't
understand how it made the list.
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barb162 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 10:02 PM
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71. take a look at the personal and property crime rates; it's
extremely low in Naperville even compared to the other "best" places to live. The Naperville cops even look like nazis. It is a pretty safe place to live. But I would like to see the same stats for the North Shore suburbs because I bet those places also have low crime rates.
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GreenPartyVoter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:04 AM
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16. No Maine? Must be our outrageous cost of living and housing prices in
the areas where we have jobs.. and the lack of jobs in the other areas.
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:17 AM
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19. That's pretty much every state these days.
Thanks BushCo! :sarcasm:
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GreenPartyVoter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:21 AM
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20. Yeah.. pretty much.
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Gormy Cuss Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:21 PM
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50. Nah, the cities are too small
There is a summary of the 'contenders' who met the first and second set of qualifier and there are no contenders in Maine.

First cut was cities with population over 14,000 AND that were within 60 miles of a major airport and within 30 miles of a major hospital. Without knowing how they defined "major," I'm betting either the airport or hospital cut eliminated every place except Portland. The next tier of qualifications had six measures including income levels, so there you go with a way to throw Portland out too.

It was rigged!

:thumbsdown:
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GreenPartyVoter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 01:19 PM
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58. Too bad, because Portland is an amazing little "city" with a
museum, ballet, and symphony.

Bangor might have made the first cut too. Their airport is bigger than Portland's, have a major hospital, and are close to the biggest university campus.
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Gormy Cuss Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 02:05 PM
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63. Portland is a deceptively 'big' little city
I visualize the old art museum building in Ptld even though the 'new'addition has been there for years, but then I remember what Free St. looked like before the civic center was built and before the Old Port was gussied up. Ptld has a vibrant theater scene and smaller art galleries too. Do you get down there much?

Seven cities in southern NH made the contenders list. Nothing against the hampsters, but Portland beats the daylights out of the likes of Nashua and Salem. I still say it was rigged!


:D
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GreenPartyVoter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 02:12 PM
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64. I don't get there at all since I don't drive. Last time I was there was
to take my cheerleaders to the USM Maine Cheer Classic so they could compete. We had zero time to hang out in town. It was March 12th.. almost didn't even go because of the dirty weather the day before.

I have been to the museum, though. And 2 concerts at the Civic ctr. And the ballet. And the symphony when Schoonerfare was playing with them.

However, in my area's self-defense, we have a wicked good music festival of our own: the Full Circle Fair. Jim Hightower and Cindy Sheehan will be speaking, so I really want to go.
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Gormy Cuss Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 02:36 PM
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65. Wow -- Full Circle looks like a good time .
Lots of great music as well as speakers. Nothing like a good summer festival!
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GreenPartyVoter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 02:40 PM
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66. Come on up here if you can. Well worth the drive. :^) The dates are
Saturday July 23rd (12 PM - 10 PM)
and Sunday July 24th (10 AM - 6 PM), 2005.
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Gormy Cuss Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 02:55 PM
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67. Would, but I'm in exile
I live near SF now (and my current city didn't make the Money list either- I tell you, it's rigged.)
My sister in Augusta might be interested-- I'll pass on the info to her.
Thanks!
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GreenPartyVoter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 03:03 PM
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68. Cool. Here's the website with directions for sis :^D
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:11 AM
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17. The fact that Naperville, IL is #3 on the list causes me to question
the results. I'm sorry, Naperville is *okay* but it's nothing great. My brother-in-law lived there for years and I usually wanted to shoot myself in the head after a few hours of being there. There is a nice downtown area with some beautiful old victorian homes. But for the most part it's just like every other suburb. There are tons and tons of cookie cutter houses in cookie cutter subdivisions, you have to get in your car and drive everywhere you want to go, all the stores and restaurants but a few are chains. And it's in ILLINOIS for cliff's sake! I was born and raised here and let me tell you, Illinois is no paradise. It's too cold in the winter, too hot and muggy in the summer, and spring/autumn are way too short. Lake Michigan is the best natural wonder we have going for us, unless you find flat land full of cornfields especially enthralling. I'm sorry, but I don't think anywhere in Illinois should be in the top ten.

Just my $00.02
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Logansquare Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:24 AM
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22. Ogden Road--blechhhh
Shall we eat at Chili's, Applebee's, or Boston Market?
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MrScorpio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:33 AM
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27. The Barnes and Noble?
Looks like every other Barnes and Noble

Oh and by the way, don't park in tht bank parking lot unless you have business at the bank

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barb162 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:21 PM
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51. self delete
Edited on Mon Jul-11-05 12:22 PM by barb162
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:42 AM
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35. Don't forget Fridays, Bennigans and Cracker Barrel!
Woo-hoo!
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barb162 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:20 PM
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49. Hi Grace, I'm with you
Naperville's schools are supposedly good and rate high, but being around those brats you wouldn't know it. I would think a suburb such as Wilmette or Winnetka, also with superb schools, and ON THE LAKE would have made the list before Naperville.
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grace0418 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:49 PM
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55. I know, at least there are lots of trees on the north shore too.
In my b-i-l's subdivision there was a one tree per lot and none were more than 15-20 tall. Maybe in 25 years those will look nice but right now it's downright depressing.
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GOPisEvil Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:24 AM
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23. 10 most polluted all in Red states. Surprised Houston isn't there.
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johnnie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:42 AM
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36. We work hard?
I think the main reason is because our governor is a waste of flesh.
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GOPisEvil Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:30 PM
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53. So is ours. And the one before him, too.
I'm shocked no Texas cities are on that list.
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Jeff In Milwaukee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:37 PM
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54. 6 out of 10
Edited on Mon Jul-11-05 12:37 PM by Jeff In Milwaukee
Places on the list are the Cincinnati Metropolitan area. They won't build light rail their because that would be socialism, you know.

Emphysema is OK, though.
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AlCzervik Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:38 AM
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32. i can see why they put Mill Valley on the list-no one can afford to live
$849,000
2 Bed, 1 Bath
1,260 Sq. Ft.

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Bush_Eats_Beef Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:03 PM
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46. I used to live in a one-bedroom apartment in Santa Clara, 1200 Sq. Ft.
At the WORST of the "dot com" peak, I was paying $1650 per month. The next increase, upon renewal of my lease, was going to be $1850. Then the dot com bubble burst, and my rent went down. When I moved out two years ago I was paying $1200.

I've been in some S-M-A-L-L houses, but I can't imagine how you fit two bedrooms into 1200 square feet.

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AlCzervik Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:15 PM
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48. we were looking at moving to silicon valley or the Pacifica area
because my husbands job is now based in Cupertino, after looking at those houses we gave up so during the week he rents a room from a coworker and he comes home on the weekend. The final nail was looking at a house for $800,000 that was 1400 sq ft, needed a wrecking ball to make it so you didn't want to kill yourself when you were in it and it had burglar bars.
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DS1 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:40 AM
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33. Aww, Minnesota took the following places for coldest
10th
9th
8th
7th
6th
5th
4th
3rd
2nd
1st

:rofl:
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MrScorpio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:43 AM
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37. Let's see were Williamsburg Va is...
WHAT THE FUCK? It's not even on the list

That place is super, super nice.

Oh. Wait a sec... There are BLACK PEOPLE living in Williamsburg.

Never mind.
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Heidi Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:45 AM
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40. Why are they all in the US? (nt)
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MrScorpio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:49 AM
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43. Zeist, The Netherlands got dissed
No where on the list
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Heidi Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:52 AM
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45. I'm embarrassed by the assumption in some of this sort of reporting
that the US is the center of the universe.
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Reverend_Smitty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 11:48 AM
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42. thats a great list especially for any NJ bashers
4 of the top 10 safest places to live (never mind about Camden...lol) and 2 of the top 10 best overall places to live (never mind about Newark...lol). But you don't know how many times I've had to defend my home state to people who claim it is the armpit of New York with nothing but chemical plants...to them I say HA!
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Burma Jones Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 12:14 PM
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47. Jersey Rules
You'll almost never hear me badmouth NJ - Except for not letting me pump my own gas and those annoying Jug Ear Intersections. Oh, and I am not too fond of Elizabeth, NJ.

However, the High Speed EZ Pass toll gates are a beautiful thing, the Pine Barrens are beautiful and Long Beach Island is a good place to spend a week.....
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3lefts Donating Member (103 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 03:03 PM
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69. Congratulations to my Moorestown neighbors....
in Jersey they call them Jug Handles!
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Lilith Velkor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 01:39 PM
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60. NAPERVILLE?!?
:puke:
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barb162 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-11-05 09:49 PM
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70. take a look at posts starting arounf 15ff. Personally I don't
get it either when you have places like the North Shore with their great schools, Ravinia, the Lake, etc.
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