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dunkndollaz Banger Back to Back Survivor Level: 101 Posts: 1382/2647 EXP: 10369516 For next: 348196 Since: 3.1.02 From: Northern NJ Since last post: 71 days Last activity: 3 days # 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: 1589/3719 EXP: 17302999 For next: 21146 Since: 11.12.01 From: China, Maine Since last post: 17 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: 128 Posts: 4172/4700 EXP: 24131473 For next: 250293 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 2391 days Last activity: 845 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: 47536 For next: 2408 Since: 12.8.02 From: Iowa Since last post: 2014 days Last activity: 336 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: 66 Posts: 496/1040 EXP: 2374972 For next: 86892 Since: 25.2.04 From: Keystone State Since last post: 3479 days Last activity: 1949 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: 2343/5283 EXP: 29240262 For next: 94819 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 184 days Last activity: 126 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: 80 Posts: 626/1556 EXP: 4651892 For next: 131097 Since: 25.2.02 Since last post: 80 days Last activity: 17 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: 91 Posts: 1127/2107 EXP: 7229440 For next: 239501 Since: 1.8.02 From: Phoenix-ish Since last post: 28 days Last activity: 2 days # 8 Posted on 27.10.04 1446.00 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1447.42 "Grand Tan-yon"? Bleh.
cranlsn Toulouse Level: 72 Posts: 655/1225 EXP: 3243838 For next: 79940 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 150 days Last activity: 14 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: 7174497 For next: 14139 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 3414 days Last activity: 3411 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: 2308216 For next: 27424 Since: 21.2.02 From: ORLANDO Since last post: 374 days Last activity: 28 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: 558/1399 EXP: 3984720 For next: 21359 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 150 days Last activity: 47 days
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: 120 Posts: 2267/4023 EXP: 19245373 For next: 241854 Since: 22.4.02 From: Outside of Boston Since last post: 62 days 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: 35 Posts: 173/229 EXP: 263894 For next: 16044 Since: 2.1.02 From: East TN Since last post: 4690 days Last activity: 4568 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: 14291515 For next: 117417 Since: 23.1.02 From: In a Blue State finally Since last post: 289 days Last activity: 92 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: 61 Posts: 570/848 EXP: 1798288 For next: 78319 Since: 13.5.03 From: Woodbridge, VA Since last post: 1473 days Last activity: 1470 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: 690264 For next: 21515 Since: 18.6.02 Since last post: 3677 days Last activity: 3677 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: 560/1399 EXP: 3984720 For next: 21359 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 150 days Last activity: 47 days
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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