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[photos] Your Monday moment of zen - Lakeshore
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Jay Lake
Date: 2011-12-05 08:33
Subject: [photos] Your Monday moment of zen
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Your Monday moment of zen.

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Oregon, Missouri. Yes, I'm confused, too. © 2007, 2011, Joseph E. Lake, Jr.

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They Didn't Ask Me
User: dr_phil_physics
Date: 2011-12-05 18:17 (UTC)
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Here in West Michigan we have a city called Wyoming, and down by Kalamazoo there's Texas Township.

Of course my favorite is Indiana University in Indiana PA.

Wonder if Oregon MO has anything to do with the start of the Oregon Trail?

Dr. Phil
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affreca
User: affreca
Date: 2011-12-06 00:08 (UTC)
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There's also Brooklyn Heights, Cairo, Denver, Newark, and Nevada. Much like Versailles, they pronounce Nevada in their own special way.
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affreca
User: affreca
Date: 2011-12-06 00:39 (UTC)
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I'm not sure how Cairo, MO, is pronounced, though your version is how Cairo, IL, is pronounced. Nevada, MO, is pronounced Nee-Vay-Duh.
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hani
User: hani
Date: 2011-12-05 19:59 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
There's an Oregon, Wisconsin. My college best friend's roommate was from Oregon, Wisconsin and he always had to add the state to stop people from being confused.
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Dan/Дмитрий
User: icedrake
Date: 2011-12-05 21:19 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
I'll try to remember and take a photo of "Park Drive," an exit off of I-74.
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mmegaera
User: mmegaera
Date: 2011-12-06 01:28 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
I used to live just down the road from Oregon, Ohio (pronounced Ore'-ee-gun).
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