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dunkndollaz Banger Level: 96 Posts: 1382/2542 EXP: 8679340 For next: 309479 Since: 3.1.02 From: Northern NJ Since last post: 7 days Last activity: 1 day # 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: 110 Posts: 1589/3550 EXP: 14359710 For next: 49222 Since: 11.12.01 From: China, Maine Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 8 hours # 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: 124 Posts: 4172/4700 EXP: 21366806 For next: 469856 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 1179 days Last activity: 976 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: 20 Posts: 46/74 EXP: 42056 For next: 383 Since: 12.8.02 From: Iowa Since last post: 802 days Last activity: 18 hours # 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: 63 Posts: 496/1040 EXP: 2068249 For next: 28914 Since: 25.2.04 From: Keystone State Since last post: 2268 days Last activity: 737 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: 130 Posts: 2343/5183 EXP: 25271826 For next: 458820 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Silver Spring in the Land of Mary. Since last post: 3 days Last activity: 32 min. # 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: 76 Posts: 626/1486 EXP: 3856599 For next: 149480 Since: 25.2.02 Since last post: 2 days Last activity: 4 min. # 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: 87 Posts: 1127/2084 EXP: 6293339 For next: 99460 Since: 1.8.02 From: Phoenix-ish Since last post: 121 days Last activity: 20 hours # 8 Posted on 27.10.04 1446.00 Reposted on: 27.10.11 1447.42 "Grand Tan-yon"? Bleh.
cranlsn Liverwurst Level: 69 Posts: 655/1205 EXP: 2809914 For next: 59844 Since: 18.3.02 From: Sussex, WI Since last post: 88 days Last activity: 1 hour # 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: 87 Posts: 1295/2159 EXP: 6267427 For next: 125372 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 2202 days Last activity: 2200 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: 63 Posts: 294/959 EXP: 2000321 For next: 96842 Since: 21.2.02 From: ORLANDO Since last post: 586 days Last activity: 24 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: 73 Posts: 558/1344 EXP: 3337163 For next: 148722 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 23 days Last activity: 3 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: 115 Posts: 2267/3937 EXP: 16528822 For next: 282593 Since: 22.4.02 From: Long Island Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 2 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: 34 Posts: 173/229 EXP: 234714 For next: 18940 Since: 2.1.02 From: East TN Since last post: 3478 days Last activity: 3356 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: 106 Posts: 2539/3273 EXP: 12652745 For next: 19239 Since: 23.1.02 From: Phoenix, AZ Since last post: 109 days Last activity: 109 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: 59 Posts: 570/848 EXP: 1579567 For next: 93571 Since: 13.5.03 From: Woodbridge, VA Since last post: 262 days Last activity: 259 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: 611523 For next: 48646 Since: 18.6.02 Since last post: 2465 days Last activity: 2465 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: 73 Posts: 560/1344 EXP: 3337163 For next: 148722 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Derby City Since last post: 23 days Last activity: 3 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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