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What do you call your state?

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by sled_dog, Jan 9, 2006.

  1. sled_dog

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    Was listening to The Bloodhound Gang's "Pennsylvania" song and thought of something. What do you guys call your state? here in Pennsylvania, we call it PA. I know around me anyway, we don't say Pennsylvania, just the postal initials, P-A. I confused people at school, they'd stop and ask where PA is... Does anyone else call their state by its postal initials or something else? (I forsee interesting answers :rolleyes:)
     
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    People's Republik of Kalifornia

    aka Cali
     
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    Utah probally cause its short
     
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    We always call South Dakota SD at school but we generally call Minnesota Minnesota but occasionally it gets called MN. No funky nicknames or anything.
     
  5. Jagged

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    retardville

    Oh wait, did I say that out loud.

    Kansas. (don't get me started on how they pronounce Arkansas... imagine something that sounds like our-kansas)
     
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    Contented! :laugh:
     
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    i call it california
     
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    idaho= the 208
     
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    Mis-ery
     
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    Yeah why isn't Kansas, Kan -saw
     
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    In best redneck pronunciation, Nor' car-line-uh.

    If talkin about SC, its Sow car-line-uh
     
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    i say connecticut about my state but nc when im talking about it...
     
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    Where I grew up was Floorduh

    Where I is California

    Where I am going No**** :D Virginia

    Ira
     
  14. Jagged

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    We call that NoVA ;)
     
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    Kitsap County PACNORWEST
    Even with the dots you still know where that is:haha:.

    Actually looking to live in Chesapeake but I could not think of a kewl name for it.:D

    Ira
     
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    Don't forget other cool places in va... the roads, southside, eastern shore, the peninsula, the valley, etc ;)
     
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    Ya looking to buy and not have to commute on a bridge/tunnel to the base.

    Ira
     
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    Somebody get this thread back on topic:D

    Ira
     
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    New Mexico

    Nuevo Mexico

    It's like Old Mexico, only cleaner

    Jimbo
     
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