User Post (18 total)
dunkndollaz Banger Back to Back Survivor Level: 99 Posts: 1382/2625 EXP: 9928667 For next: 71368 Since: 3.1.02 From: Northern NJ Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 4 hours # 1 Posted on 27.10.04 0728.54 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0729.03 Crayola announced the names of the colors in the new State Colors (crayola.com) collection yesterday. CA Sacra-mint-o, NC Grape Hatteras, TX Alamo a la mode, VT Maple Syrup and my favorite name, TN Tennesienna just to name a few. Of course my home state, NJ, got jobbed once again - the self proclaimed Garden State got New Jersey Boardwalk. It's dirty brown and people walk all over it. Promote this thread!
pieman As young as he feels Level: 115 Posts: 1589/3711 EXP: 16724086 For next: 87329 Since: 11.12.01 From: China, Maine Since last post: 6 days Last activity: 2 days # 2 Posted on 27.10.04 0738.03 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0740.59 Maine is "Maine Lobster Red?" Damn. Lobsters are only red once you kill them. In the wild, they're dark green. They should have gone with some sort of pine tree green, since there are about 79 billion pine trees in this state. Well, I guess it beats New Jersey, though!
Grimis Scrapple Level: 127 Posts: 4172/4700 EXP: 23371484 For next: 355147 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 2043 days Last activity: 498 days # 3 Posted on 27.10.04 0814.46 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0816.23 Frances Scott Kiwi is perhaps the dumbest thing have ever heard in my life. GO MARYLAND!!
BongHitter Linguica Level: 21 Posts: 46/74 EXP: 46030 For next: 3914 Since: 12.8.02 From: Iowa Since last post: 1666 days Last activity: 78 days # 4 Posted on 27.10.04 0823.07 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0829.02 A-maize-ing Iowa? Nobody has called corn "maize" since that phony Indian on that corn starch commercial did back in the 70's. Bravo, Crayola. Very creative.
Roy. Pepperoni Level: 65 Posts: 496/1040 EXP: 2291146 For next: 44494 Since: 25.2.04 From: Keystone State Since last post: 3131 days Last activity: 1601 days # 5 Posted on 27.10.04 0949.58 Reposted on: 27.10.11 0950.17 Pennsylvania is Independence Indigo. I guess that's ok, considering everything state-related is that color (flag, logo, etc...). We love our blues.
Zeruel Thirty Millionth Hit Moderator Level: 134 Posts: 2343/5282 EXP: 28341932 For next: 245116 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 7 days Last activity: 1 day # 6 Posted on 27.10.04 1054.22 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1059.02 Originally posted by Grimis Frances Scott Kiwi is perhaps the dumbest thing have ever heard in my life. Considering there are FOUR colors (red, white, yellow, & black for those not in the know) in our state flag, you'd think they'd chose one of them for the crayon. I agree with you. BOO! I was pleased to see DC got a crayon. If they didn't, I'd expect Mayor Williams to be up in arms, because you KNOW they concentrate on the important things in the beltway. Sigh. (In a note that is in no way related to crayons, he's gonna fuck-up getting the Expos. It's far from a done deal.)
Mr Heel II Lap cheong Level: 79 Posts: 626/1551 EXP: 4487178 For next: 92309 Since: 25.2.02 Since last post: 164 days Last activity: 5 days # 7 Posted on 27.10.04 1149.12 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1149.39 It should be noted that the color names were in fact picked from submissions in a contest. So it was grade school kids who came up with the names.
emma Cherries > Peaches Level: 90 Posts: 1127/2103 EXP: 6980946 For next: 207690 Since: 1.8.02 From: Phoenix-ish Since last post: 255 days Last activity: 5 days # 8 Posted on 27.10.04 1446.00 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1447.42 "Grand Tan-yon"? Bleh.
cranlsn Toulouse Level: 71 Posts: 655/1222 EXP: 3132227 For next: 34902 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 97 days Last activity: 3 hours # 9 Posted on 27.10.04 1510.40 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1510.41 "Moovalous Cheese"? ***sigh*** Badger gray maybe, UW Wisconsin red...but CHEESE? We've learned NOTHING since Happy Days and Laverne and Shirley. Please tell me these weren't Wisconsin school kids that came up with this....ugh.
JoshMann Andouille Level: 90 Posts: 1295/2159 EXP: 6926328 For next: 262308 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 3066 days Last activity: 3063 days
Y!: # 10 Posted on 27.10.04 1521.17 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1522.23 FLORIDA-"Aligator Alley Green". Meh. I was personally hoping for "Miami China White", but try explaining THAT to the kiddies. :)
RYDER FAKIN Six Degrees of Me Level: 65 Posts: 294/975 EXP: 2237313 For next: 98327 Since: 21.2.02 From: ORLANDO Since last post: 26 days Last activity: 11 days
AIM: # 11 Posted on 27.10.04 2049.27 Reposted on: 27.10.11 2051.48 Florida - guess Orange was taken? Felony Guilty is probably the 2nd Place Ribbon Delaware - Fuchsia? If that ain't telling a story...never mind PA - at least it resembles Black and Blue Maryland - guess they don't have a "Baltimore" color...Kiwi...ha ha ha Pieman (or anyone else with hoo-dlum-s) - we need to move to Washington (State)! Looks the easiest to wash off the walls...and where is the cruel metallic object that sharpens? FLEA
DrewDewce Bratwurst Level: 75 Posts: 558/1385 EXP: 3805556 For next: 21365 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 67 days Last activity: 1 hour
Y!: # 12 Posted on 27.10.04 2132.32 Reposted on: 27.10.11 2135.42 Kentucky - Fort Knox Gold Not bad. They also could have used Bluegrass (one of their Blue/Green or Green/Blues) or Horseshit Brown.
drjayphd Scrapple Moderator Level: 119 Posts: 2267/4018 EXP: 18613140 For next: 316206 Since: 22.4.02 From: Outside of Boston Since last post: 16 days Last activity: 12 hours # 13 Posted on 28.10.04 0030.37 Reposted on: 28.10.11 0031.06 And Connecticut checks in with... some sort of brown... (why'd I go with hi-res?) "Connecticut Nutmeg". What was this, if you can't find anything, use the nickname? -_-
rockstar Salami Level: 35 Posts: 173/229 EXP: 255860 For next: 24078 Since: 2.1.02 From: East TN Since last post: 4342 days Last activity: 4220 days # 14 Posted on 28.10.04 0125.34 Reposted on: 28.10.11 0125.50 North Carolina gets "Grape Hatteras," purple. Montana gets "Big Sky," baby blue. It's called "Tarheel Blue" for a reason, you imbecilic little shits. Montana barely deserves to be a state, much less have a crayon.
Jaguar Knackwurst Level: 109 Posts: 2539/3273 EXP: 13797818 For next: 161872 Since: 23.1.02 From: Phoenix, AZ Since last post: 973 days Last activity: 774 days # 15 Posted on 28.10.04 0258.16 Reposted on: 28.10.11 0259.02 Originally posted by rockstar North Carolina gets "Grape Hatteras," purple. Montana gets "Big Sky," baby blue. It's called "Tarheel Blue" for a reason, you imbecilic little shits. Montana barely deserves to be a state, much less have a crayon. I love you so much. -Jag
XPacArmy Frankfurter Level: 60 Posts: 570/848 EXP: 1738332 For next: 34456 Since: 13.5.03 From: Woodbridge, VA Since last post: 1126 days Last activity: 1123 days # 16 Posted on 28.10.04 0544.28 Reposted on: 28.10.11 0547.10 Virginia Williamsburgundy??? Funny..I guess. Hell could be worse. And since I visit there and its just 2 hours away: Washinton D.C. Cherry Blossom That makes since and I like it very much. (edited by XPacArmy on 28.10.04 0646)
estragand Summer sausage Level: 46 Posts: 257/439 EXP: 668614 For next: 43165 Since: 18.6.02 Since last post: 3329 days Last activity: 3329 days
AIM: # 17 Posted on 28.10.04 1637.16 Reposted on: 28.10.11 1637.22 Indianappleous Red. Why red? I always thought that god don't make little GREEN apples and it don't rain in Indianapolis.. When did Pureto Rico officially become a state? That'll confuse the little chits.
DrewDewce Bratwurst Level: 75 Posts: 560/1385 EXP: 3805556 For next: 21365 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 67 days Last activity: 1 hour
Y!: # 18 Posted on 28.10.04 2006.53 Reposted on: 28.10.11 2007.16 Originally posted by estragand Indianappleous Red. Why red? I always thought that god don't make little GREEN apples and it don't rain in Indianapolis.. When did Pureto Rico officially become a state? That'll confuse the little chits. Shouldn't it have been Brickyard Red?? Speaking of which . . . mmmmmmm Brickyard Red Beer.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
The 7 - Random - State Crayons Register and log in to post!
The W message board - 7 year recycle ZimBoard ©2001-2015 Brothers Zim This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.246 seconds.