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dunkndollaz Banger Back to Back Survivor Level: 99 Posts: 1382/2617 EXP: 9707953 For next: 292082 Since: 3.1.02 From: Northern NJ Since last post: 12 hours Last activity: 8 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: 114 Posts: 1589/3690 EXP: 16289346 For next: 20271 Since: 11.12.01 From: China, Maine Since last post: 11 days Last activity: 1 day # 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: 126 Posts: 4172/4700 EXP: 22941778 For next: 142389 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 1852 days Last activity: 306 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: 45178 For next: 4766 Since: 12.8.02 From: Iowa Since last post: 1475 days Last activity: 35 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: 2243598 For next: 92042 Since: 25.2.04 From: Keystone State Since last post: 2940 days Last activity: 1409 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: 133 Posts: 2343/5277 EXP: 27799620 For next: 53120 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 7 days Last activity: 2 hours # 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: 626/1550 EXP: 4402505 For next: 176982 Since: 25.2.02 Since last post: 4 hours Last activity: 4 hours # 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: 89 Posts: 1127/2103 EXP: 6852066 For next: 63862 Since: 1.8.02 From: Phoenix-ish Since last post: 63 days Last activity: 1 day # 8 Posted on 27.10.04 1446.00 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1447.42 "Grand Tan-yon"? Bleh.
cranlsn Toulouse Level: 71 Posts: 655/1219 EXP: 3064564 For next: 102565 Since: 18.3.02 From: Sussex, WI Since last post: 126 days Last activity: 7 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: 89 Posts: 1295/2159 EXP: 6785645 For next: 130283 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 2874 days Last activity: 2872 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: 64 Posts: 294/971 EXP: 2183743 For next: 30366 Since: 21.2.02 From: ORLANDO Since last post: 82 days Last activity: 1 day
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: 558/1381 EXP: 3721866 For next: 105055 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 52 days Last activity: 1 day
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: 118 Posts: 2267/3991 EXP: 18092168 For next: 290800 Since: 22.4.02 From: Outside of Boston Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 1 day # 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: 34 Posts: 173/229 EXP: 251321 For next: 2333 Since: 2.1.02 From: East TN Since last post: 4151 days Last activity: 4028 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: 13552084 For next: 407606 Since: 23.1.02 From: Phoenix, AZ Since last post: 781 days Last activity: 582 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: 1704379 For next: 68409 Since: 13.5.03 From: Woodbridge, VA Since last post: 934 days Last activity: 931 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: 45 Posts: 257/439 EXP: 656375 For next: 3794 Since: 18.6.02 Since last post: 3138 days Last activity: 3138 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: 560/1381 EXP: 3721866 For next: 105055 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 52 days Last activity: 1 day
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.
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