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dunkndollaz Banger Back to Back Survivor Level: 100 Posts: 1382/2631 EXP: 10061679 For next: 292753 Since: 3.1.02 From: Northern NJ Since last post: 25 days Last activity: 14 min. # 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: 116 Posts: 1589/3714 EXP: 16909987 For next: 414158 Since: 11.12.01 From: China, Maine Since last post: 51 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: 127 Posts: 4172/4700 EXP: 23611903 For next: 114728 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 2152 days Last activity: 606 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: 46506 For next: 3438 Since: 12.8.02 From: Iowa Since last post: 1775 days Last activity: 97 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: 2317700 For next: 17940 Since: 25.2.04 From: Keystone State Since last post: 3240 days Last activity: 1710 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: 135 Posts: 2343/5282 EXP: 28623384 For next: 711697 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 116 days Last activity: 30 days # 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: 626/1552 EXP: 4536569 For next: 42918 Since: 25.2.02 Since last post: 44 days Last activity: 11 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: 7053050 For next: 135586 Since: 1.8.02 From: Phoenix-ish Since last post: 364 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: 72 Posts: 655/1223 EXP: 3167644 For next: 156134 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 16 hours Last activity: 16 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: 7004922 For next: 183714 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 3175 days Last activity: 3172 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: 2259737 For next: 75903 Since: 21.2.02 From: ORLANDO Since last post: 135 days Last activity: 10 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: 76 Posts: 558/1394 EXP: 3880868 For next: 125211 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 1 day 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: 119 Posts: 2267/4021 EXP: 18822829 For next: 106517 Since: 22.4.02 From: Outside of Boston Since last post: 29 days Last activity: 4 days # 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: 258401 For next: 21537 Since: 2.1.02 From: East TN Since last post: 4451 days Last activity: 4329 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: 110 Posts: 2539/3282 EXP: 13992886 For next: 416046 Since: 23.1.02 From: In a Blue State finally Since last post: 50 days Last activity: 29 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: 1757311 For next: 15477 Since: 13.5.03 From: Woodbridge, VA Since last post: 1234 days Last activity: 1231 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: 675463 For next: 36316 Since: 18.6.02 Since last post: 3438 days Last activity: 3438 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: 76 Posts: 560/1394 EXP: 3880868 For next: 125211 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 1 day 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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